A covid chronicle from China reveals hope and despair
SummaryFor three years, everything in China revolved around the zero-covid policy. That era is over but people will take time to recover from its emotional toll.
For the first time in six months, I walked into the metro station without being asked to show my latest covid test result or my green QR code. After the staff at the metro station briefly scanned my bag for the security check, I walked straight in.