The Chinese cities of Shijiazhuang and Tonghua, as well as Daxing District of the national capital Beijing, started a new round of mass nucleic acid testing on Wednesday in an effort to contain the latest COVID-19 resurgence. Full Story

Beijing reports 2 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

Beijing reported two new locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, one new locally transmitted asymptomatic infection and one new imported confirmed case on Wednesday, the municipal health commission said on Thursday. Full Story

China announces sanctions on 28 U.S. individuals including Pompeo

China has decided to sanction 28 persons who have seriously violated China's sovereignty and who have been mainly responsible for a series of crazy U.S. moves on China-related issues, a foreign ministry spokesperson announced on Thursday. Full Story