April 08, 2022 Issue

In Focus

Lockdown Reprise

SHANGHAI A worker wearing protective gear walks through a locked-down neighborhood in the city’s Huangpu district on March 17. China’s COVID-19 case numbers jumped from 100 new cases daily three weeks ago to more than 1,000 this past week. The country is seeing its worst outbreak of the virus since the start of the pandemic two years ago and has responded by locking down residents in at least 11 cities and counties.=
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