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Africa CDC Director Praises China for its Handling of the Coronavirus Outbreak

The Director of the Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Addis Ababa, Dr. John Nkengasong, wrote a glowing commentary in the journal Nature about China’s handling of the situation so far. It’s not immediately clear as to what may have prompted Dr. Nkengasong to comment on this time while the crisis is still ongoing.

Here are three areas where Dr. Nkengasong feels that China has improved its handling of an infectious disease outbreak since the SARS epidemic in 2002:

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