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EDITORIAL: Exercise caution traveling to China
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EDITORIAL: Exercise caution traveling to China

The Chinese government on Wednesday announced 10 new COVID-19 response guidelines for easing its stringent pandemic restrictions, sending a clear signal that it is drastically changing its almost three years of enforcing a strict “zero COVID-19” policy. The relaxed measures were introduced days after protests broke out in major cities and campuses across China against “zero COVID-19” rules — repeated lockdowns, mass testing and forced quarantine — with protesters urging the government to lift its strict control measures, while also displaying dissent against censorship. Some of the biggest changes include allowing home quarantine for infected people with mild or no symptoms, limiting lockdowns to...