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As Hong Kong’s Covid crisis continues, Beijing makes its presence felt stronger than ever

This article was published as part of a new affiliation with The Guardian. Recently, the traffic has been busier than usual in Lok Ma Chau, a village on Hong Kong’s northern border. Heavy-duty trucks shuttle mainland Chinese workers to and from the mostly wetland district, where they are building a makeshift hospital to treat Covid-19 patients. […]