China at risk of a winter spike in coronavirus infections: experts


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Travelers wearing face masks walk at Beijing Daxing International Airport in Beijing, Sept. 19, 2020. Reuters China could face a new wave of coronavirus infections as winter approaches, according to the country's experts. Wu Zunyou, chief epidemiologist at the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), said the country had already experienced four waves of infections and a fifth was possible. The initial outbreak in Wuhan was the first wave, which was brought under control in early March, Wu said. The second was a regional outbreak created by imported cases in cities in northeastern China in April and May....