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04 October 2020 - China Special Weapons News

  • Trump's hospitalization highlights COVID-19 treatment for people aged 70 and above Global Times 04 Oct 2020 -- That US President Donald Trump tested positive for COVID-19 and his subsequent treatment has highlighted COVID-19 treatments and cure rate of people aged 70 years and older, with Chinese doctors saying that although older people face higher risks of severe illness and death related to COVID-19, early intervention, timely and effective treatment, and stable personal health conditions could contribute to a speedy recovery.
  • Hong Kong to relax cross border travel when COVID-19 stabilizes Global Times 04 Oct 2020 -- The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government is planning to introduce "health code" system that allows quarantine-free travel among Hong Kong, Guangdong Province and Macao SAR when Hong Kong's COVID-19 outbreak situation stabilizes.
  • Beijing reports no new COVID-19 cases People's Daily 04 Oct 2020 -- No new locally transmitted confirmed, asymptomatic, or suspected cases of COVID-19 were reported in Beijing on Saturday, the municipal health commission said Sunday.
  • Chinese mainland reports no new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases People's Daily 04 Oct 2020 -- No new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported Saturday across the Chinese mainland, the National Health Commission said Sunday.
  • Atal Tunnel to have limited benefit to India in wartime Global Times 04 Oct 2020 -- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Atal Tunnel at Rohtang at an altitude of above 10000 feet in Himachal Pradesh. Upon the inauguration's completion, Modi said the tunnel would provide "new strength" to the country's border infrastructure.
  • Demolition of U.S.-Funded Cambodia Navy Facility a 'Sovereign' Decision-Defense Minister Radio Free Asia 04 Oct 2020 -- Cambodia has demolished U.S.-funded facilities at a naval base as part of plans to replace them in larger port facility elsewhere, the country's defense minister said in a weekend interview, rejecting Washington's concerns about the plan and possible Chinese involvement as meddling it its sovereignty.
  • Cambodia confirms razing US-built military facility at Ream Naval Base Press TV 04 Oct 2020 -- Cambodia has confirmed it demolished a US-built military facility on its largest naval base amid concern in Washington that the Southeast Asia country is planning to host the Chinese military.
  • PLA continues drills, patrols in Taiwan Straits during national holidays Global Times 04 Oct 2020 -- The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is apparently continuing its combat-oriented exercises and combat readiness patrols in the Taiwan Straits, as it reportedly sent warplanes to the region again on Sunday, marking the fourth consecutive day since the start of the eight-day National Day and Mid-Autumn holiday period on Thursday. It also seems as if the PLA's sorties are wearing out the military on the Taiwan island, observers said on Sunday.

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