Coronavirus: Beijing outbreak ‘extremely severe’ as officials report 27 new infections

By Jing Xuan Teng and Beiyi Seow Beijing’s coronavirus situation is “extremely severe”, a city official warned on Tuesday, as 27 new infections were reported in the Chinese capital from a cluster that has sparked a huge trace-and-test programme. The coronavirus resurgence – believed to have started at the city’s sprawling Xinfadi wholesale food market […]