China performs mass COVID-19 testing in Jiangsu Province’s capital city Nanjing • FRANCE 24

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#China is tightening travel restrictions for its citizens as the country battles a rise in covid-19 #infections. Numerous cases have been reported in the eastern city of #Nanjing…Mass testing is also underway in Wuhan which was the #epicenter when the pandemic broke out.This, after the first reports of local infections of the #delta variant.

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