COVID-19 Outbreak Spikes In China

Nearly 15,000 new COVID-19 cases were recorded in mainland China on Wednesday after Hubei started using a broader definition to diagnose people. China also reported at least 250 new deaths from the virus.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson speaks with the Howard Zhang, head of the BBC Chinese Service, in London.

This BBC interview can be heard in the Here & Now podcast or with the WBUR app.

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