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The leader of a fringe religious sect at the centre of South Korea’s coronavirus outbreak has apologised as Seoul’s mayor files a lawsuit accusing the group of ‘murder’ and ‘injury’

Lee Man-hee, the founder and spiritual leader of Shincheonji Church of Jesus, held a news conference on Monday and apologised for South Korea’s coronavirus outbreak, which has, in large part, been traced to the religious sect’s Daegu city branch. “We made our utmost efforts, but were unable to prevent it […]
The leader of a fringe religious sect at the centre of South Korea’s coronavirus outbreak has apologised as Seoul’s mayor files a lawsuit accusing the group of ‘murder’ and ‘injury’
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An official leading South Korea’s battle against COVID-19 says he’s a member of a doomsday cult where a virus ‘super-spreader’ event occurred

A senior health official in South Korea who is responsible for leading efforts against the coronavirus outbreak admitted to being a member of a doomsday church “cult” after contracting the virus. The delay forced authorities to quarantine another 50 health officials at a time when medical resources are already stretched […]
An official leading South Korea’s battle against COVID-19 says he’s a member of a doomsday cult where a virus ‘super-spreader’ event occurred