News of the day

3 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

News of the day

Hong Kong’s leader Carrie Lam defended her administration’s use of “ambush lockdowns” on Tuesday after a spate of overnight operations to conduct surprise mandatory coronavirus tests uncovered no new cases. The new tactic involves authorities giving no warning of an impending lockdown, sealing off buildings where cases are detected and then ensuring everyone inside is tested, usually overnight.


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