Sumary of New outbreak prompts China to lock down university campus:
- BEIJING (AP) — China has confined nearly 1,500 university students to their dormitories and hotels following an outbreak of COVID-19 in the northeastern city of Dalian.
- The lockdown is the latest example of China’s zero-tolerance approach to the outbreak, which has brought considerable disruption to people’s lives and livelihoods.
- The country’s vaccination rate is among the world’s highest and authorities have begun administering booster shots as winter descends.
- ” Following the incident, the China Small Animal Protection Association called for a quarantine system to care for pets caught in such situations.