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20 February 2022 - China Special Weapons News

  • Aid from mainland to Hong Kong brings Wuhan experience against epidemic Global Times 20 Feb 2022 -- From preventing cross-infection among medics, quickly reducing new infections and preventing mild cases from progressing into severe cases, the arrival of aid from the Chinese mainland to Hong Kong will bring a lot of Wuhan experience to fight against the new wave of COVID-19 epidemic to the city, experts noted. Hong Kong reported 6,067 confirmed cases on Sunday.
  • Hong Kong in 'all-out combat' to curb COVID-19 outbreak with China's support Press TV 20 Feb 2022 -- Hong Kong authorities say the city is in the midst of an "all-out combat" to curb an unprecedented surge in coronavirus cases, as they are ramping up, with help from mainland Chinese construction teams, the provision of community isolation and treatment units.
  • Pakistan's acquisition of Chinese J-10C fighter jets significant for both sides: analysts Global Times 20 Feb 2022 -- After alleged images of the J-10C fighter jet with the marking of the Pakistan Air Force recently emerged on social media and were widely circulated by media outlets, Chinese analysts on Sunday lauded the latest defense cooperation between China and Pakistan, saying that the move yields great significance to both countries, in terms of boosting combat capabilities of the Pakistan military, promoting China's aviation equipment, and responding to both countries' security interests in the region.
  • Chinese FM Wang Yi calls for diplomatic solution, not hyping war over Ukraine issue Global Times 20 Feb 2022 -- Related parties to the Ukraine crisis should return to the Minsk Agreement, lay out a road map and schedule to solve the problem rather than hyping war and creating panic, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi stressed when attending the Munich Security Conference on Saturday.
  • Some Chinese cities reduce down payment to boost home sales Global Times 20 Feb 2022 -- Some Chinese cities have moved to cut the down payment ratio for home buyers in order to stimulate the property market after Evergrande's debt woes continue to dent buyer confidence.

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