Yongsan Garrison in Seoul hit by power outage

A view of U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, on Sunday, March 1, 2020. KIM GAMEL/STARS AND STRIPES
A view of U.S. Army Garrison Yongsan in Seoul, South Korea, on Sunday, March 1, 2020. KIM GAMEL/STARS AND STRIPES

Yongsan Garrison in Seoul hit by power outage

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YONGSAN GARRISON, South Korea - The Yongsan Army Garrison in Seoul has been hit by a power outage that left half of the base in the dark.

The blackout on the portion of the garrison known as main post began Saturday. It did not affect the other half known as south post, where most residents and services are now located.

“Critical facilities are currently on back-up generator power and technicians are working to restore power as soon as possible,” the garrison said.

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