China says 'positive' signs as Xi'an COVID-19 cases ease


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|Police and staff members inspect a traveler's documents at a railway station entrance in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province, China, on Dec. 23. (File photo by=China Daily via Reuters)| [Asia News = Reporter Reakkana] BEIJING: New COVID-19 cases in the locked-down Chinese city of Xi'an fell to their lowest in a week, health officials said Sunday (Jan 2), as residents face their eleventh day under strict home confinement, AFP reported. China has followed a "zero COVID" approach involving tight border restrictions and swift, targeted lockdowns since the virus first surfaced in a central city in late 2019 - but this strategy has...