China thanked Japan for its support, including donations of masks, goggles and protective gear to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AP
China thanked Japan for its support, including donations of masks, goggles and protective gear to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: China thanks Japan for ‘heart-warming’ support after lashing out at US

  • Foreign ministry spokeswoman says she was ‘deeply touched’ by the country’s sympathy, understanding and donations
  • It was a stark contrast to Beijing’s response to Washington closing its borders to travellers from the mainland

China thanked Japan for its support, including donations of masks, goggles and protective gear to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AP
China thanked Japan for its support, including donations of masks, goggles and protective gear to fight the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: AP
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