5 February 2023

China’s Xi says country’s COVID prevention enters new phase



China's president Xi Jinping says the country is entering a new phase in combating the pandemic. In his first comments since the government abandoned its 'zero-COVID' strategy this month, he has called for unity in a televised address. Xi says Beijing overcame unprecedented challenges in the battle against COVID-19 amid a new significant wave of cases in the country. Beijing's handling of the outbreak has prompted criticism at home and concern abroad. Al Jazeera's @FlorenceLooi reports from Hong Kong, China. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ @AljazeeraEnglish #Aljazeeraenglish #News #China #COVID19
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