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Why are countries requiring Chinese travelers to be tested for COVID even though they have millions of cases within their own borders?

Medical epidemiological considerations. Covid in China is right now a fast-moving, unclear, situation. Trust in what the government is officially saying is limited. There are reports of hospitals ...
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Why are countries requiring Chinese travelers to be tested for COVID even though they have millions of cases within their own borders?

It's an easy way to pretend they are doing something. People want the government to make COVID go away, but they don't want to have to change anything about their own behaviour. By placing COVID-...
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Why are countries requiring Chinese travelers to be tested for COVID even though they have millions of cases within their own borders?

Just because a country has cases of covid doesn't mean that they want to limit new cases that come in regardless of how many cases that may be. If people with covid are traveling about the country ...
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Why are countries requiring Chinese travelers to be tested for COVID even though they have millions of cases within their own borders?

If we're speaking purely in epidemiological terms there is at least one possible explanation. Foreign countries might be afraid of new variants emerging in China now after the restrictions were lifted ...
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