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Pedestrians walk in Beijing's central business district.

Lynette Ong in Nikkei Asian Review: Beijing balances COVID risk and fatigue in beating latest wave

July 24, 2020

https://asia.nikkei.com/Spotlight/Coronavirus/Beijing-balances-COVID-risk-and-fatigue-in-beating-latest-wave

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Lynette Ong screenshot from BBC World News Interview

Lynette Ong on BBC World News: China Under Pressure

July 24, 2020

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woman wearing mask looks up at sign with Chinese characters and English message that says "National Security Law"

Diana Fu for CBC’s The Sunday Edition: China is ready for a potential exodus from Hong Kong

July 17, 2020

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/thesundayedition/the-sunday-edition-for-july-12-2020-1.5639297/china-is-ready-for-a-potential-exodus-from-hong-kong-and-has-designs-to-make-it-more-prosperous-1.5639303

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Joseph McQuade

Postdoctoral Fellow Dr. Joseph McQuade on South Asia’s Response to COVID-19

July 4, 2020

https://youtu.be/nwHkd-vxVCM

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Health workers directing and registering people at a coronavirus testing site in Beijing on Monday.Credit...Kevin Frayer/Getty Images

Lynette Ong for the New York Times: In This Coronavirus Wave, China Tries Something New: Restraint

June 24, 2020

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A pedestrian crosses an almost empty O'Connor Street in downtown Ottawa on May 14, 2020.

Joseph Wong for the Hill Times: As we brace for COVID’s second wave, some simple lessons from Taiwan and South Korea

June 24, 2020

As we brace for COVID’s second wave, some simple lessons from Taiwan and South Korea 

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Emile Dirks for NYT: China is building a national male DNA database as part of digital surveillance apparatus

June 19, 2020

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Hong Kong riot police fire tear gas on protesters May 24 during a pro-democracy demonstration against Beijing’s national security law. (Vincent Yu / Associated Press )

Lynette Ong for LA Times: Hurting Hong Kong trade won’t protect pro-democracy forces or punish China

June 9, 2020

https://www.latimes.com/opinion/story/2020-06-04/hong-kong-special-trade-china-democracy-protests

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Man in wheelchair with care worker and cherry blossoms behind him.

Ito Peng for Policy Options: We can draw lessons from countries with strong long term care options

June 9, 2020

We can draw lessons from countries with strong long-term care systems

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Huawei Technologies Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou leaves her home to attend a court hearing in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada May 27, 2020. [Photo/Agencies]

Lynette Ong for the Globe & Mail: Together, the Meng Trial and the Pandemic Offer Canada a Golden Opportunity

June 5, 2020

https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-together-the-meng-trial-and-the-pandemic-offer-canada-a-golden/

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