Urumqi Fire and New Covid Outbreak

This week’s News on China in 2 minutes.

• Urumqi Fire and new Covid outbreak
• Pop singer sentenced to 13 years in prison
• Local elections in Taiwan
• New findings from the frontal region of the brain

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