US Forces Korea
First US service member to test positive for the coronavirus is finally recovered after 49 days in isolation
The soldier first tested positive for the virus in late February, but after one and a half months in isolation, he has finally recovered.
A contractor who tested positive for the coronavirus lied about his health to access a US military base
"He was sick one week ago and kept coming on post," the garrison commander said, calling the man's actions "reprehensible."
The soldier's wife, who tested positive Saturday, and their baby have been moved to an isolation unit at a military hospital.
Trump and the Pentagon are turning the screws on South Korea to get more money for stationing US troops there.
USFK is now at its second-highest health-protection level, and South Korea has reached 800 confirmed cases of the illness.
South Korea agreed to pay $70 million more to host US troops this year — now Trump wants them to pay billions more
The Trump administration says South Korea can afford to pay more, but experts say the demands are likely to strain US forces and alienate Koreans.