North Korea Receives Aid from China as Covid Outbreak Spreads

May 18, 2022

(Wall Street Journal) – North Korea, battling its first major Covid-19 outbreak, has reached out for help to its closest ally, China, while ignoring offers of vaccines from South Korea. Three North Korean cargo planes flew to the Chinese city of Shenyang on Monday, returning the same day carrying basic medical supplies, according to diplomats familiar with the flights. (Read More)