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Tibet’s Potala Palace closed as 22 Covid-19 cases reported in Himalayan region

China closed Tibet’s Potala Palace, former home of the exiled Dalai Lama, on Tuesday after 22 Covid-19 cases were reported in the Himalayan region. China is the only major economy still sticking to a zero-Covid strategy that uses snap lockdowns, mass testing and long quarantine periods to contain outbreaks. Tibet’s economy is dependent on tourism […]