China fights against novel coronavirus

Under President Xi Jinping's leadership, China has taken unprecedented measures to contain the outbreak of novel coronavirus epidemic, pooling national medical personnel and supplies to the hardest hit regions, building new hospitals, extending the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday, postponing the opening dates for schools and businesses, and imposing travel restrictions. When the whole nation stands together, with scientific prevention and cures, and precise policies, this epidemic can surely be overcome.

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Xi calls for all-out global war against COVID-19 at extraordinary G20 summit

The COVID-19 pandemic has once again demonstrated that mankind is a community with a shared future that shares weal and woe. Only with solidarity and cooperation can the international community prevail over our common enemy and safeguard the planet.

US now has most COVID-19 cases in the world

The United States reported 82,404 confirmed COVID-19 cases as of 6 pm US Eastern Time on Thursday (2200 GMT), according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

No sign of pandemic slowdown as global cases top 300,000

More than 300,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in 189 countries and regions, said World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Monday, noting "The pandemic is accelerating."

Fooling the public is no way out of a pandemic

The New York Times on March 20 published an opinion piece, listing a series of facts about the COVID-19 outbreak where the U.S. President Donald Trump has been inconsistent. The article, titled "Don't Let Trump Off the Hook," pointed out that the president and his Republican Party "are trying to distract you from their catastrophic failure."

Xi says solidarity, cooperation most powerful weapon against public health crises

China firmly supports Germany's endeavor in combating the epidemic and is willing to provide assistance within its capacity if there is a need from the German side, said Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Selfish U.S. politicians destructive to international cooperation against COVID-19

As the COVID-19 virus spreads across the world, dozens of countries have declared a state of emergency. The international community urgently needs to strengthen cooperation in epidemic prevention. However, the protectionism and egoism pursued by certain U.S. politicians are undermining global efforts in containing the virus.

Xi holds talks with Pakistani president to deepen ties amid fight against COVID-19

Xi praised Pakistan's support for China, noting that at the beginning of the epidemic, President Alvi wrote him a letter to convey consolation, and Alvi's latest trip marks his firm support. The Pakistani side also offered everything within their capabilities to provide China with anti-epidemic materials.

Washington's buck-passing won't help in its own anti-coronavirus battle

China on Tuesday expressed strong condemnation and firm opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump's reference to COVID-19 as the "Chinese virus," describing it as an act of stigmatization.

Xi says China to send more medical experts to Italy

China will send more medical experts to Italy and do its best to provide medical supplies and other assistance, Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a phone conversation with Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Monday evening.

China fights against novel coronavirus - English special report