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An engineer works in April on an experimental COVID-19 vaccine at Sinovac Biotech's facilities in Beijing. Sinovac Biotech is conducting one of four clinical trials that have been authorized in China. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Amid High Stakes, China Is Fast-Tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Efforts

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Two men duck for cover as waves generated by Cyclone Amphan smash against a breakwater Tuesday in Chennai, India. Farther north along India's east coast, near the country's border with Bangladesh, officials are struggling to evacuate areas in the storm's path. Arun Sankar/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Amphan, seen in a satellite image captured Sunday, is moving over the Bay of Bengal and is expected to make landfall near the border of India and Bangladesh this week. NASA Worldview, Earth Observing System Data and Information System via AP hide caption

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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a news conference at the State Department in Washington, D.C., on April 29. Pompeo criticized the World Health Organization on Monday for not inviting Taiwan to its assembly. Andrew Harnik/AP hide caption

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"China supports the idea of a comprehensive review of the global response to COVID-19, after it is brought under control," says President Xi Jinping, seen here with President Trump last summer. Kevin Lamarque/Reuters hide caption

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Xi Defends China's COVID-19 Actions, Backs 'Impartial' Review Of Pandemic Response

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A shopper buys vegetables last month in Vientiane, Laos. The government announced that some offices and businesses will resume normal operations on Monday. The country has confirmed 19 COVID-19 cases and no deaths. Xinhua News Agency/Xinhua News Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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A newborn baby girl receives treatment for the gun wound in her right leg received during the attack on a maternity clinic in Kabul this week. The gunmen killed her mother. Wakil Kohsar/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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"We shall all need to make sacrifices and compromises" to put on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach says, announcing funding to help keep the delayed games on track. The Olympic rings, the Rainbow Bridge and the Tokyo Tower are seen in Tokyo Friday night. Charly Triballeau/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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An airline employee holds a thermometer to check boarding passengers at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam. After three weeks with no local cases reported, Vietnam has reopened schools, businesses, factories and tourist attractions. Hau Dinh/AP hide caption

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A health worker wearing personal protective equipment in the Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, last month. On Thursday, Bangladesh reported the area's first confirmed coronavirus infections. Shafiqur Rahman/AP hide caption

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An N95 respirator — a critical piece of personal protective equipment. The U.S. is now restricting the ability of aid groups abroad to use American funds to buy PPE. Xinzheng/Getty Images hide caption

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A man gets tested for the coronavirus Wednesday in Wuhan, China, the cradle of the global pandemic. Authorities plan to test the city's entire population after new cases emerged for the first time in weeks, according to state media. Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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In South Korea And China, Loosening Restrictions Brings Coronavirus Resurgence

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A worker checks a passenger's body temperature on Tuesday after arriving in Wuhan, China. Earlier this week, authorities found at least six new cases of the coronavirus. Hector Retamal /AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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An Afghan security officer carries away a baby after an attack Tuesday on a hospital's maternity section in Kabul. Rahmat Gul/AP hide caption

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'Unforgivable': Attack On Afghan Hospital Kills At Least 16, Including Newborns

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A large screen broadcasting an evening newscast along a Beijing street in March shows Chinese President Xi Jinping wearing a protective mask during his visit to Wuhan earlier in the day. Kevin Frayer/Getty Images hide caption

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In Coronavirus War Of Words With The U.S., China Pulls No Punches

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A woman wears a face mask on Monday as she walks along a street in Wuhan, in China's central Hubei province. Wuhan reported new cases of COVID-19 after going more than a month without new infections. Stringer/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Visitors waiting in line at Shanghai Disneyland will need to maintain physical distancing as part of the theme park's plans to reopen on Monday. Shanghai Disneyland hide caption

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EU Ambassador to China Nicolas Chapuis said it was "regrettable" that a Chinese newspaper deleted a key phrase about the coronavirus from an opinion piece by EU officials. Jason Lee/Reuters hide caption

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