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North Korea claimed that the country`s first COVID-19 outbreak began with patients touching "alien things" near the border with South Korea It apparently shifted blame to the neighbour for the wave of COVID-19 infections in the isolated country The North ordered people to "vigilantly deal with alien things coming by wind and other climate phenomena.."
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has convened a political conference where he's expected to review state affairs This meeting may review the COVID-19 outbreak, and possibly address ties with US and SKorea During the party's previous plenary meeting in Dec, Kim repeated his vow to boost his military nuclear program
The launch came a day after the U.S. Aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan concluded a three-day naval drill with South Korea in the Philippine Sea. South Korean and U.S. Officials say there are signs that North Korea is also pressing ahead with preparations at its nuclear testing ground in the northeastern town of Punggye-ri.