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For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video The Chinese mainland has registered 23 locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, all in the northwestern Xinjiang region. Xinjiang’s recorded a total of 183 cases, all linked to Kashgar’s Shufu County. 138 of the cases are asymptomatic.CGTN YouTube Channel
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