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: China
China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.