Katsuji Nakazawa is a Tokyo-based senior staff writer and editorial writer at Nikkei. He spent seven years in China as a correspondent and later as China bureau chief. He is the 2014 recipient of the Vaughn-Ueda International Journalist prize for international reporting.
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Analysis: Photo in Xi's office holds secret to COVID probe resistance
China's leader was absent from Beijing in the initial days of the pandemic