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China scrambles to stamp out omicron as Olympics approaches

All of Tianjin's 14m people being tested and told not to travel

Residents of Tianjin line up for COVID testing. (Photo via Xinhua)   © AP

DALIAN, China/BEIJING -- The Chinese city of Tianjin is rushing to contain an outbreak of the highly contagious COVID-19 omicron variant before next month's Beijing Winter Olympics.

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