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China fears second wave of COVID-19 outbreak

About 600,000 Chinese people have been locked down after new infections were reported near Hubei province.

About 600,000 Chinese people have been locked down after new coronavirus infections were reported near Hubei province, where the outbreak began.

The discovery in a county in Henan province has further raised fears of a second wave of infections.

While in the Philippines, the president has ordered soldiers and the police to shoot anyone who breaches lockdown orders.

Al Jazeera’s Florence Looi reports.