The U.S. military mission in South Korea confirmed two more COVID-19 cases on Tuesday.

A statement by United States Forces in Korea (USFK) said the infected individuals are an American contractor and the wife of another contractor who works for the mission.

The two patients had come in direct contact with an individual who previously tested positive for COVID-19, said the statement.

“The first patient, a USFK contractor who is a U.S. citizen and works at Camp Humphreys, had been in quarantine at Camp Humphreys’ barracks designated for quarantine since April 1, and he has now been transferred to

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