The comments come soon after a top official suggested North Korea’s leader fell ill with ‘high fever’ during the outbreak North Korean leader Kim Jong-un speaks during a ‘maximum emergency anti-epidemic campaign meeting’ in Pyongyang, North Korea, August 10, 2022. © AP / Korean Central News Agency

North Korea has declared a win over Covid-19, claiming its quarantine system was fully successful in eradicating the virus while announcing an end to strict containment policies imposed last spring. (RT)