Protest Over Closed Public Transit in China

Cheney Wu
By Cheney Wu
June 22, 2022China in Focus

COVID-19 restrictions eased Monday in one of China’s biggest electronics hubs, Kunshan city.

That’s after protests over the weekend—demanding the local government resume public transit operations. With buses and subways largely at a standstill—many residents couldn’t get to their jobs in the nearby city of Shanghai.

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