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China puts 3rd city under lockdown after reporting two cases of Omicron variant, millions affected

A third Chinese city has locked down its residents because of a COVID-19 outbreak, raising the number confined to their homes in China to about 20 million people. The lockdown of Anyang, home to 5.5 million people, was announced late Monday after two cases of the omicron variant were reported. Residents are not allowed to […]

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Yuzhou: Second Chinese city goes under total lockdown after three asymptomatic Covid-19 cases

A second city in China has been put under total lockdown after just three asymptomatic Covid-19 cases were discovered. The 1.1 million people of Yuzhou saw its transport system shut down and all but essential food stores closed overnight. It follows a similar lockdown in Xi’an, where 13 million have been confined to their homes […]