Coronavirus Panic: China Locks Down Another 5.5 Million People

Local Communist Party authorities in Anyang, China, ordered all of the city’s 5.5 million residents to observe strict stay-at-home orders in a notice issued Monday evening after health officials detected an increase in Anyang’s Chinese coronavirus caseload, Xinhua reported on Tuesday.

BEIJING, CHINA - JANUARY 10: A medical worker performs a PCR test on January 10, 2022 in Beijing, China. On January 8 China reported its first two cases of Omicron variant in the city of Tianjin, 100 km south-east of Beijing, the entire population of Tianjin, 14 million, is being …