Tag Archives: COVID-19

China discriminating foreigners after most new COVID-19 cases are brought by inbound travelers

When Covid-19 outbreaks initially started in China, it has led to some racist attacks on Chinese people (and other Asians) around the world. Recently the spread of Covid-19 is picking up speed in Europe, the United States and other regions, the outbreaks in China seem to be under control. China reported only a few cases every day and most are imported cases (inbound travelers from overseas). Now there are more and more restaurants and stores reopening to the public, but foreigners in China found that they are not allowed to enter some places just because they are not Chinese.

One guy posted online that he was discriminated by Chinese people as he is a foreigner: People around him tried to keep distance from him in the metro

People are queuing up around the world amid Coronavirus outbreak

This video shows the different reasons why people queue up around the world amid Coronavirus outbreak.

People were queuing up for miles to buy masks in Daegu, which is the epicenter in South Korea.
Dutch people were queuing up to stock up on weed before a nationwide shut down
Panicked shoppers were queuing up outside a toilet paper factory in Melbourne, Australia.
People line up to buy guns all over the US.

The Coronavirus outbreak is almost under control in some of the Chinese cities, then what will they queue up for? Video starts from 0:55.