PBS NewsHour

In China, critics of state virus response have disappeared

Clip: 02/26/2020 | 6m 35s Video has closed captioning.

The spread of novel coronavirus in China has stabilized, but a battle between the country’s people and its government over information continues. In fact, several Chinese activists who raised alarm over the outbreak and the official response to it are now missing. Critics say the Communist Party is seeking to contain not just the virus, but also the details surrounding it. Nick Schifrin reports.

Aired: 02/26/20

Rating: NR

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