The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: US consulate in Hong Kong temporarily closes after being caught up in outbreak; six more buildings locked down as city reports 30 new cases

  • For third straight night, authorities place several buildings in Central and Western district under lockdown, with residents required to take virus test
  • Two consulate employees, a couple from same family, admitted to hospital in line with procedures, government said

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
The US consulate in Hong Kong (pictured) temporarily closed its doors after two staff members contracted Covid-19. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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