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East vs. West: Coronavirus Fight Tests Divergent Strategies

South Korea and Italy give two bookends of how a place can deal with the coronavirus. Their divergent activities maintain urgent lessons for the U.S. and other democracies where the pandemic is at an before phase.

Seoul, accepting the health issues experienced arrived, stored its borders open up and aggressively tracked down the infected applying information and intensive exams. Rome, after escalating tries to reduce journey and social interactions, quarantined the total place, while only screening persons as soon as they experienced shown indicators.