Party chief removed after Chinese city hit by new coronavirus cluster

//Party chief removed after Chinese city hit by new coronavirus cluster

Party chief removed after Chinese city hit by new coronavirus cluster

A senior Communist Party official in a northeastern Chinese city has been removed from his post following a new cluster of coronavirus cases that threatens to spread to neighbouring cities.More than 8,000 people in Jilin province have been placed in quarantine as a result of the outbreak that centres on Shulan.The city is now the only area of the country classified as “high-risk”, but while the central government says local transmission is “on the whole” under control, new cases in Jilin, the…

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