China reopens borders in final farewell to zero-COVID

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Travellers began streaming across land and sea crossings from Hong Kong to mainland China on Sunday, many eager for long-awaited reunions, as Beijing opened borders that have been all but shut since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

with Hong Kong and ending a requirement for incoming travellers to quarantine, dismantling a final pillar of a zero-COVID policy that had shielded China's people from the virus but also cut them off from the rest of the world.

“I'm so happy, so happy, so excited. I haven't seen my parents for many years," said Hong Kong resident Teresa Chow as she and dozens of other travellers prepared to cross into mainland China from Hong Kong's Lok Ma Chau checkpoint early on Sunday. Investors hope the reopening will eventually reinvigorate a $17-trillion economy suffering its lowest growth in nearly half a century. But the abrupt policy reversal has triggered a massive wave of infections that is overwhelming some hospitals and causing business disruptions.Lunar New Year

Many Chinese are also expected to start travelling abroad, a long-awaited shift for tourist spots in countries such as Thailand and Indonesia, though several governments - worried about China's COVID spike - are imposing curbs on travellers from the country.

 

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It is true?!

Chinese President XiJinping : we Will see how long it will last. It is clear The House in China 🇨🇳 , not in US 🇺🇸, is very messy. China ends stayhome savelives Covid policy today. After 3 years of lockdowns, isolation, Covid testings, 6 ft apart, wash your hands. Finally. 👏!

CCPXi,suddenly in Dec22 to BANhisFAVORITE 0 COVID POLICY to LETallCHNpplCONTRACTEDwithin 3 mths as FREE world UNDERGONE 3 yrs times fr 2020 as WuhanP4LABtoLEAKCOVID19 in CHN n CHNppl after CELEBRATING LunarNewYEAR in CHN n WENTBACKoverseas toSPREADCOVID19 1st VICTIM:Italy

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Petrifying!

All of that pain, injustice, and human destruction, for nothing! Zero covid was a pipe dream from the beginning serving only to destroy the lives of millions.

The rest of the world should brace itself.

Just stay home 😑

opens borders to flood the world with covid+ people...

Spreading Covid

most likely to send out some other bio weapon

It has begun. The hordes have been released

The mission complete😏

Who dares to travel to China?

The package has been delivered, globally.

Super spreaders.. 😂

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