Coronavirus Live Updates: China Is Tracking Travelers From Hubei

Text this number to tell the Chinese authorities everywhere you’ve been recently. To combat the spread of the coronavirus, Chinese officials are using a combination of technology and policing to track movements of citizens who may have visited Hubei Province. Mobile phone owners in China get their service from one of three state-run telecommunications firms, which this week introduced a feature for subscribers to send text messages to a hotline…

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