Because of that, we started inspections for people flying inbound Wuhan the very next day, the first day of January. This rapid response enabled this whole society to begin wearing masks, to begin washing our hands much more vigorously, and basically brace ourselves for impact. The Central Epidemic Command Center, which has a daily live press conference working with all the journalists, was set up even before we had a first locally confirmed case.

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