Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)
Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)

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Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)
Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects the coronavirus prevention and control work in Beijing on February 10. (Picture: Xinhua)
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