* Date : 2021-07-12
As of July 12, level 4 social distancing measures have come into full effect in the Seoul capital region. Against that backdrop,, Korea is racing to scale up its vaccination efforts, as it looks to contain the country’s fourth wave of infections, which is shaping up to be its worst ever yet. We sit down with our panel of experts for their latest analysis on the unfolding crisis.
Tokyo has entered its fourth state of emergency, which will be in effect for the next 6 weeks, covering the entire duration of the Tokyo Olympics as Japan looks to contain the worsening outbreak on the eve of the Summer Games. We connect to Hiroaki Wada from Mainichi Shimbun to learn more about the latest situation in Tokyo.
- Guests In-Studio
- JUNG Ki-suck, Professor / Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital
- Dr. KIM Moon-kyu, Director / Global Development Center, Yonsei University
- Skype Interview
- Dr. Eyal LESHEM, Director / Center for Travel Medicine and Tropical Diseases
- Hiroaki WADA, Senior Writer / Mainichi Shimbun