South Korea Cancels Christmas Church Services in Seoul

South Korea imposed a ban on Christmas church services in Seoul as a response to a recent surge in cases of the Chinese coronavirus, sparking anger and disappointment from swathes of the country’s religious community, the Korea Herald reported Monday.

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - AUGUST 21: A disinfection worker wearing protective clothing sprays anti-septic solution in an Yoido Full Gospel Church amid concerns over the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) on August 21, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea. South Korea's health authorities warned Friday they will consider upping the level of …