Elderly in China protest against cut in medical benefits

Posted on   9:48 am

Thousands of retirees in China from Wuhan took to the streets to protest against cuts to their medical benefits, reported the New York Times. Keith Bradsher, Daisuke Wakabayashi and Claire Fu wrote that the protest in Wuhan highlights the strain on the finances of local governments, made worse by heavy spending on “zero Covid” measures.