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    China launches final satellite to complete rival to GPS

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 09:22pm on June 23, 2020

    China on Tuesday launched the final satellite in its homegrown geolocation system, completing a network designed to rival American GPS as it jostles for market...

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    China plays down deadly India border skirmish

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 10:52am on June 17, 2020

    Beijing's state media on Wednesday played down a deadly border confrontation between Chinese and Indian troops and did not reveal casualties on its side even...

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    China to use bear bile in coronavirus treatment

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing, China | Updated at 08:54pm on April 02, 2020

    China has approved the use of bear bile to treat coronavirus patients, angering activists and raising fears it could undermine efforts to stop the illegal...

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    COVID-19 claims 30 more in China, death toll hits 3042

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:12am on March 06, 2020

    China reported 30 more deaths from COVID-19 coronavirus infections on Friday, with fresh infections rising for the second straight day and 16 new cases imported...

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    COVID-19 outbreak death toll hits 2,663 in China

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 12:03pm on February 25, 2020

    At least 71 more died in China on Tuesday from the COVID-19 coronavirus infection, the lowest daily number of fatalities in over two weeks, which...

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    China virus death toll nears 1,900

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:49am on February 18, 2020

    The death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak rose again on Tuesday but Chinese and international health officials sought to calm global nerves, citing a...

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    COVID-19 outbreak claims 1,500 lives in China

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:13am on February 15, 2020

    The death toll from China’s new Coronavirus epidemic surged past 1,500 on Saturday after 143 more people died in the country, according to official data....

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    242 deaths in Hubei in a day

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:13am on February 13, 2020

    The number of fatalities and new cases from China’s coronavirus outbreak soared on Thursday, with 242 more deaths and nearly 15,000 extra patients in hard-hit...

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    China virus death toll spikes to 425

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 10:59am on February 04, 2020

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing The number of deaths from China’s coronavirus outbreak spiked to 425, after authorities in Hubei province reported 64 new fatalities on Tuesday....

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    China shuts down 13 cities as virus death toll hits 26

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:49am on January 24, 2020

    Chinese authorities rapidly expanded a mammoth quarantine effort aimed at containing a deadly contagion on Friday to 13 cities and a staggering 41 million people,...

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