FILE PHOTO: People wearing protective face masks commute amid concerns over the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Pyongyang, North Korea March 30, 2020, in this photo released by Kyodo. Picture taken March 30, 2020. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea reported 296,180 more people with fever symptoms, with 15 more deaths, amid the country’s first COVID-19 outbreak, state news agency KCNA said on Sunday.

It did not report how many of those cases had tested positive for COVID-19.

Reporting by Josh Smith; Editing by Daniel Wallis

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