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Chinese authorities have extended a strict COVID-19 lockdown in Shanghai while they study the outcomes of an effort to test all of the city’s 26 million residents for the coronavirus.

The lockdown measures were initially supposed to conclude Tuesday at 5 a.m. local time, Reuters reported.

The city did not say how long the extension would last.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

Shanghai COVID Lockdown
Chinese authorities have extended a strict coronavirus lockdown in Shanghai but have not said how long the extension will last. Above, workers and volunteers look on in a compound where residents are tested for the coronavirus in Shanghai on Monday.
Hector Retamal/AFP via Getty Images



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