China reports no new cases for first time

Times of Oman | May 23, 2020 at 2:36 PM
  • China reported zero new cases of the coronavirus for the first time since the country’s National Health Commission started releasing data.
  • The number of cases in China reached its peak in mid-February but dwindled rapidly as the country appeared to have brought the contagion under control.
  • Beijing has denied accusations of a coverup, insisting it has been transparent in sharing information with the World Health Organization.