No Turkish citizen has been diagnosed with coronavirus in South Korea, Turkey’s ambassador in Seoul said on Friday.
South Korea has the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases after China.
The Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the figure rose to 2,337 on Friday, according to the Yonhap News Agency.
“There are currently about 1,100 Turkish citizens in South Korea. Fortunately, not a single one has tested positive for the virus,” Ersin Ercin told Anadolu Agency.
He said the Turkish Embassy in Seoul is closely monitoring the situation and has informed people of preventive measures.