Kim Jong Un says North Korea is facing “biggest shock in history” due to COVID-19
Leader of North Korea Kim Chen In said that due to the spread of coronavirus infection, the country faced the “biggest shock” in the history of the DPRK. This is reported by TASS with reference to the North Korean Central Telegraph Agency (KCNA).
According to him, the spread of COVID-19 in the country is “a great shock since the founding of the republic.”
May 12 in North Korea for the first time discovered case of coronavirus infection. Earlier, the country’s authorities said that there is no pandemic in the country. In connection with the detection of the disease in the country declared a state of emergency. Press Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Peskov declaredthat Russia is ready to promptly consider the request of the DPRK for help in the fight against COVID-19, if it arrives.