May 8, 2020 / 11:33 AM / 20 days ago

China will strictly prevent rebound of coronavirus outbreak

A security guard wearing a face mask sits at the entrance of a closed temple following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China May 8, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will resolutely prevent the rebound of the coronavirus outbreak as the country faces mounting pressure from imported cases, state television reported on Friday, quoting a top level meeting chaired by President Xi Jinping.

China will improve its capability in terms of responding to major public health emergencies, it said.

Reporting by Colin Qian and Yew Lun Tian; Editing by Alison Williams

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