China on Tuesday reported no deaths from COVID-19 for the first time since it began publishing data about the outbreak more than two months ago. The milestone comes a day before the government is set to lift outbound travel restrictions on people in Wuhan, the country's hardest-hit city. With a population of more than 10 million people, Wuhan has been under lockdown since Jan. 23 in a bid to stop the spread of COVID-19. The first cases of infection with the coronavirus were detected in Wuhan in December. Chinese data shows that transmission has been suppressed domestically, and hot spots have shifted overseas. In recent days, most new cases in China have been imported from abroad, including 32 on Monday. Deaths in China from the virus have been in...
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China Reports Its First Day With No New COVID-19 Deaths