Japan warns against trips to some parts of S.Korea, due to coronavirus

TOKYO, March 1 (Reuters) - Japan on Sunday raised its infectious disease advisory levels for parts of South Korea and , urging its citizens not to take trips to South Korea's Daegu and Cheongdo regions and avoid non-urgent trips to three areas in due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Until Saturday, the Japanese government had told its people not to make non-urgent trips to Daegu and Cheongdo, while advising potential travellers to 's Lombardy, Veneto and Emilia Romagna to be cautious.

Japan itself is grappling with a spreading domestic outbreak of the coronavirus, and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday asked Japan's entire school system, from elementary to high schools, to close from March 2 until their upcoming spring break late in the month to help contain the outbreak. (Reporting by Kiyoshi Takenaka; Editing by Mark Potter)

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