China Tests Millions, Imposes Lockdowns
The Philippine Star|November 24, 2020
After coronavirus flare-ups

BEIJING (AP) – Chinese authorities are testing millions of people, imposing lockdowns and shutting down schools after multiple locally transmitted coronavirus cases were discovered in three cities across the country last week.

As temperatures drop, large-scale measures are being enacted in the cities of Tianjin, Shanghai and Manzhouli, despite the low number of new cases compared with those in the United States and other countries that are seeing new waves of infections.

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