After a fortnight in home quarantine, China correspondent Bill Birtles has been allowed on the streets of Bejing again.
Officials in the Chinese cpaital are forcing every person who arrives in the city to spend two weeks at home, or in a quarantine centre.
The measures appear to be working – new infections across the country have plummeted.
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In This Story: Beijing
Beijing, China’s sprawling capital, has history stretching back 3 millennia. Yet it’s known as much for modern architecture as its ancient sites such as the grand Forbidden City complex, the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties.