Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP
Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP

Vietnam cracks down on illegal entries from China as Covid-19 cases flare up

  • The Southeast Asian nation is reeling from 192 new infections and 10 deaths since July 25, after going three months without detected local transmissions
  • Vietnam’s prime minister ordered an investigation of illegal border crossings from China on the same day the virus resurfaced last month

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP
Workers prepare a makeshift field hospital inside the Tien Son sports complex in Da Nang, the new epicentre of Vietnam’s outbreak. Photo: AFP
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