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× Korea travel ban not yet in effect, DOH clarifies

Travel between the Philippines and South Korea may continue, at least up to Saturday.

Assistant Health Secretary Maria Rosario Vergeire clarified on Thursday that the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases resolution imposing a temporary ban on travel to and from South Korea would take effect 48 hours after being signed. The resolution was expected to be released later Thursday…

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