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China Begins Testing 5 Million in Beijing Following COVID Outbreak at Bar

HeadlineJun 13, 2022

In news on the COVID pandemic, Chinese authorities have begun testing 5 million people in the most populous section of Beijing after a new COVID outbreak at a bar that had just reopened after earlier restrictions had been lifted. Beijing officials have postponed reopening schools in parts of the city and placed numerous people under lockdown.

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