A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)

WeChat reportedly censors messages about coronavirus even when they’re true

Citizen Lab researchers say Tencent’s popular messaging app filters hundreds of keywords about the epidemic in China

Topic |   Censorship
A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
A nurse works in an ICU ward for coronavirus patients in Wuhan. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
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