Officials wearing protective gear work at Beijing Capital International Airport on Jan 4, 2022, amid concerns over the novel coronavirus ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo:
Kyodo
Officials wearing protective gear work at Beijing Capital International Airport on Jan 4, 2022, amid concerns over the novel coronavirus ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Kyodo
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Beijing determined to not let Covid-19 taint the Olympic spirit

  • The meticulous preparations for the Winter Olympics are evident with venues completed and test runs proving their readiness. But success hinges on more than state-of-the-art facilities, with the highly infectious Omicron variant sure to test Covid-19 prevention strategies

Officials wearing protective gear work at Beijing Capital International Airport on Jan 4, 2022, amid concerns over the novel coronavirus ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo:
Kyodo
Officials wearing protective gear work at Beijing Capital International Airport on Jan 4, 2022, amid concerns over the novel coronavirus ahead of the Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Kyodo
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