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Hong Kong's Covid-Zero Strategy Is on the Brink of Collapse

  • Getting back to no local transmission is much harder this time
  • Government hard-pressed to deploy China-style full lockdowns
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Hong Kong Shortens Quarantine by a Week

Hong Kong has never been closer to losing its Covid-Zero battle.

As residents prepare for another Chinese New Year under Covid-19 restrictions, omicron seems to have gotten the better of the city’s defenses, with a record number of new and untraceable infections.