China banned millions of people from leaving the tourist city of Xiamen as it attempts once again to halt an outbreak of the delta variant.
Residential compounds were sealed off after officials detected a dozen coronavirus cases in the city, less than a month after China fought off its broadest outbreak since the virus first emerged in Wuhan. Leisure venues, including cinemas, bars and libraries, have also been closed.
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