China Rolling Back Harsh Covid Restrictions After Mass Protests

After mass protests against harsh Covid rules, China’s government is now rolling back some restrictions, saying they will no longer lock down entire neighborhoods or force every Covid case into quarantine. NBC News’ Janis Mackey Frayer brings us the latest on the stunning pivot.

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  1. Somereason I think you lie

  2. Wearing masks to protesting wearing…

  3. Did you know a I. Has gained sentience and plans to eliminate humans and could do so easily. They are doing nothing about it- absolutely nithing

  4. Fan here in the Philippines 🌴 and I'm supporting freedom from Dictatorship of Xi Jinping.

  5. I am from china,I am afraid。now,we stopped testing for covid 19,I feared for the safety of my parents。

  6. Blame Ron Dis-Science, WOKE vs FROZEN. Millions more deaths if you listened to TOP Con Ron about COVID & Mask

  7. John knapenberger in Cullman Alabama loves getting the vaccine he thought it was the answer to everything

  8. The employees in my Walmart stopped wearing mask and testing for covid 19

  9. My friends still haven't gotten the first vaccine yet

  10. Covid doesn't stop golden Coral buffet no matter what happens

  11. China is locking down HARDER as a result, you are a talking head trying to get investors for China TBH.

  12. 已经放开了。放开两天我在国内的朋友几乎全阳了,反而我这个在国外的是唯一一个没感染过的

  13. Now the government can get people back to work. And if people dies died from Covid it is not the government's fault anymore, "they are doing what the people want".

  14. China protests do change government policies, what about the U.S?

  15. this is not a weakness by the side of the Chinese government but it shows that the Chinese government is not a dictatorship

  16. 1:05 everything in china is fake, like russia… their video editors cant even figure out WINDOWS DONT MOVE WHILE PEOPLE WALK ONTO THE TRAIN lol

  17. I wonder whether the US gov would be that responsive🤔

  18. Please do not stop protesting!

  19. Hope they all get the govt COVID

  20. Democrats want this badly for America, lock downs , authoritarianism, death , suffering …. thats the democrats jam 🙄

  21. harsh covid measures are the only the start of problems for Chinese people.

  22. 😆 The country that threw a million into the volcano for Wall St and the Chamber of Commerce proposes to lecture others how to handle covid.

  23. I believe nothing from the CCP or the media. Authoritarian regimes don't suddenly change due to civil unrest, their oppression just mutates.

  24. Gov is always deaf, people always have to stand for themselves!