January 29, 2023

Dawson County Journal

Dawson County, Nebraska

US Embassy Urges Americans Not to Travel to China

The U.S. Embassy in Beijing is urging American citizens to postpone travel to and within China as the country continues to enforce its strict “zero-COVID” policies that risk blocking access to essentials like food, water, and medicine.
The embassy said in a Nov. 30 advisory that the quickly changing situation with COVID-19 in China and Beijing’s continued enforcement of strict policies to curb the spread of the virus could lead to interruptions in the supply of food, water, medicine, and other essentials.
Ambassador Nicholas Burns said in a Twitter post that the embassy is monitoring the COVID situation across China and assisting U.S. citizens “experiencing challenges due to lockdowns & restrictions.”…
Source: The Epoch Times