North Korea had more people suspected COVID-19 infections, or what it calls "fever," for the 5th straight day.
The state-run Korean Central News Agency reported on Saturday almost 220,000 new cases on Friday.
Voicing concerns about the situation, UNICEF announced it's ready to send medical supplies to the North.
Following suit, COVAX vowed to provide vaccines to Pyeongyang once it starts vaccinating its people.
Ahead of President Yoon Suk-yeol's summit with his American counterpart, a senior U.S. official told the press that Washington is also willing to help the regime.