Chinese President Xi Jinping reappears for a coronavirus photo opp
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After 12 days out of sight while the coronavirus death toll surged, Chinese President Xi Jinping finally made a public appearance on Monday. He wore a face mask and a medical worker took his temperature at a “front-line” coronavirus facility in the Chaoyang district of Beijing.

For the last two weeks, Xi has been out of public view. He briefly met with Cambodia’s autocratic leader, Hun Sen, but was otherwise off camera while his country faced a crisis that has now killed more people than the...

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