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China reports 14 new COVID-19 cases vs 12 a day earlier

· 02/07/2021 19:18
China reports 14 new COVID-19 cases vs 12 a day earlier

- China reported 14 new mainland COVID-19 cases on Feb. 7, official data showed on Monday, up slightly from a day earlier.

All new cases originated from overseas.

The number of new asymptomatic cases, which China does not classify as confirmed COVID-19 cases, rose to 16 from 10 a day earlier, the National Health Commission said in a statement.

The total number of COVID-19 cases in mainland China stands at 89,706, while the death toll is unchanged at 4,636.


(Reporting by Jing Wang and Brenda Goh, writing by Se Young Lee; Editing by Himani Sarkar)

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