Staff in protective suits secure a residential neighbourhood and deliver necessities after new coronavirus cases were recorded in Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
Staff in protective suits secure a residential neighbourhood and deliver necessities after new coronavirus cases were recorded in Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE

Beijing bolts doors to coronavirus as Communist Party meeting and Olympics loom

  • Latest outbreak prompts tight measures in three districts and those arriving in the capital from at-risk counties are refused entry
  • Linked to a Shanghai couple’s road trip, the outbreak has reached 11 provinces and caused postponement of Beijing marathon

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Staff in protective suits secure a residential neighbourhood and deliver necessities after new coronavirus cases were recorded in Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
Staff in protective suits secure a residential neighbourhood and deliver necessities after new coronavirus cases were recorded in Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
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