Live: China briefs on COVID-19 containment and vaccination

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    China’s Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council holds a press conference on COVID-19 containment mechanism and vaccination. Officials from the General Administration of Customs, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), the National Health Commission and Shanghai Municipal Health Commission, as well as experts from the special class of vaccine research and development are invited to brief journalists. #COVID19 #coronavirus

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