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Hong Kong Bookseller Sentenced By China To 10 Years For Passing 'Intelligence'

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Gui Minhai was kidnapped by Chinese agents while on vacation in Thailand in 2015. His conviction in a secret trial was announced in a brief statement by the court.

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China Sentences Hong Kong Bookseller To 10 Years In Jail

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

A publisher of political texts, who disappeared in China more than two years ago, has been sentenced to a decade in a Chinese prison for illegally passing intelligence to unspecified people overseas.

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China Has Built Over 20 Mass Quarantine Centers For Coronavirus Patients In Wuhan

Monday, February 24, 2020

For non-critical coronavirus patients, China has built mass quarantine centers. But critics say these may not be a good idea, as they may put healthy and infected people in the same place.

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How COVID-19 Has Affected Medical Care For Non-Coronavirus Patients

Saturday, February 22, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak in China has pulled vital medical resources and personnel away from regular procedures. This is causing complications for people who need treatment for other diseases.

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Restrictions And Rewards: How China Is Locking Down Half A Billion Citizens

Friday, February 21, 2020

No one can say whether the tough measures will help defeat coronavirus, But they've definitely changed daily life — and raised concerns.

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The Wide-Ranging Ways In Which The Coronavirus Is Hurting Global Business

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Some factories are beginning to reopen, but labor shortages continue. In a recent poll of U.S. companies by Shanghai's American Chamber of Commerce, 78% said they lack staff to resume full production.

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China Expels 3 'Wall Street Journal' Reporters, Citing 'Racist' Headline

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The move comes a day after the U.S. State Department designated five Chinese state media outlets as foreign government missions, thus treating them as extensions of Beijing.

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As China Tries To Slow Coronavirus' Spread, Ripple Effects Continue

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The director of the leading hospital in Wuhan, China, has died of Coronavirus. This high-profile death comes as Apple, one of largest tech companies, warns that Coronavirus will hurt its revenue.

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Rights Activist Xu Zhiyong Arrested In China Amid Crackdown On Dissent

Monday, February 17, 2020

Friends of Xu tell NPR that the prominent legal and civil rights activist was arrested on Feb. 15 in southern China. Xu had managed to evade authorities tracking him for nearly two months.

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Coronavirus Is Shuttering Chinese Factories — And Affecting Global Manufacturing

Friday, February 14, 2020

Efforts to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus have shut down factories across China, part of a vast supply chain the world's economies rely upon. The economic impact is global.

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China Declares 'People's War' On COVID-19 — Including Reporting Family And Friends

Thursday, February 13, 2020

China is using all available means to stop the spread of coronavirus, including encouraging people to report loved ones and neighbors. China's leader Xi Jinping has declared a "people's war."

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A Change In How 1 Chinese Province Reports Coronavirus Adds Thousands Of Cases

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Hubei province has added "clinical cases" to the count — patients who exhibit all the symptoms of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, but have either not been tested or tested negative.

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Critics Say China Has Suppressed And Censored Information In Coronavirus Outbreak

Saturday, February 08, 2020

They charge that news of a new pneumonialike illlness was kept from the public for weeks — and that social media accounts are being shut down if certain types of comments are made.

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Millions Demand Answers In China After Doctor's Death From Coronavirus

Saturday, February 08, 2020

Dr. Li Wenliang had sought to raise alarms about the virus but was effectively silenced by the government. Now Chinese social media is swamped with tributes to him.

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China To Investigate After Whistleblower Doctor Dies From Coronavirus

Friday, February 07, 2020

Dr. Li Wenliang, an ophthalmologist working in Wuhan, died Friday, weeks after he sought to warn his colleagues of the outbreak and then became infected himself.

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Chinese Asked To Report Family Members Showing Coronavirus Signs

Friday, February 07, 2020

The Chinese doctor who sounded the alarm of the coronavirus outbreak has died, as Wuhan officials have begun putting infected residents in isolation at mass quarantine camps.

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Beijing Braces For Coronavirus Cases As Lunar Holiday Ends

Thursday, February 06, 2020

On Monday, the holiday — which was extended to help slow the coronavirus outbreak — comes to an end in the capital. The city is preparing for a potential increase in infections.

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The New Coronavirus Is Affecting Chinese Factories — And The Global Supply Chain

Thursday, February 06, 2020

Many Chinese factories are hoping to reopen next week, but it's not clear they'll have the workers they need amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. That could have effects for U.S. manufacturers.

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Hong Kong Mandates Quarantine For Mainland Arrivals; Coronavirus Cases Surpass 31,000

Thursday, February 06, 2020

Hong Kong authorities say that beginning Saturday they are mandating that anyone entering the city from mainland China "self-quarantine" for the 14-day incubation period of the virus.

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In Quarantined Wuhan, Hospital Beds For Coronavirus Patients Are Scarce

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Admission to a hospital requires a diagnosis of coronavirus. But screening kits are in short supply and hospitals are short of beds.

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