A security guard checks a resident’s information as they enter a residental area in Xian. Photo: AFP
A security guard checks a resident’s information as they enter a residental area in Xian. Photo: AFP

Chinese Terracotta Warriors city Xian in lockdown as Covid-19 outbreak grows

  • Lockdown affects 13 million people, who need permission to leave residential compounds or the city, while shops and businesses are closed
  • Xian accounts for most of the country’s new coronavirus infections, while also battling deadly seasonal haemorrhagic fever

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A security guard checks a resident’s information as they enter a residental area in Xian. Photo: AFP
A security guard checks a resident’s information as they enter a residental area in Xian. Photo: AFP
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