COVID Outbreak’ Extremely Grim’ as Shanghai Extends Lockdown

COVID Outbreak’ Extremely Grim’ as Shanghai Extends Lockdown

The COVID-19 epidemic in Shanghai, China’s largest city, is “very bleak” despite a continuous lockdown that has confined nearly 26 million people to their homes, a local official said Tuesday. On Wednesday, China recorded over 20,000 Covid-19 cases, the biggest daily total since the epidemic began, with Shanghai, despite being …

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