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  CovID-19 flare-up in Taiwan    (新冠肺炎專題)
   TIME, 2021-7-25: Taiwan's president Tsai blamed the vaccine shortage on interference from Beijing, which didn’t stop her popularity from plunging...Terry Gou became Taiwan’s vaccine hero, he volunteered to buy five million doses of Pfizer-BNT vaccines for Taiwan   time.com/6083748/taiwan-vaccines-terry-gou-foxconn/
● New York Times, 2021-5-25: the emergence of more contagious variants in recent months, a relaxation of quarantine rules and a vaccine shortage gave the virus an opening...  The model citizen of the world now has become a bit of a problem child.(放寬隔離規則以及疫苗短缺給病毒打開了大門世界模範公民變成了問題 兒童)  nytimes.com/2021/05/25/arts/music/taiwan-covid-shutdown-music.html

●  The Guardian, 2021-6-14: if the Fosun offer is legitimate, refusing it is “entirely political”. “Pfizer and BioNTech have a huge incentive to ensure that the Fosun product is equivalent, so I would think there is no concern,”, “It would be foolish to say no...". it still seemed “in the DPP’s electoral interest not to get any China vaccines”.  theguardian.com/world/2021/jun/14/how-taiwan-struggle-for-covid-vaccines-is-inflaming-tensions-with-china

●  New York Times, 2021-5-20: This Day Was Bound to Come’ / border controls had shielded it from the worst of the pandemic. But new variants and a slow vaccine rollout gave the virus an opening. ( Chinese: 沒有疫苗對付強力變種病毒, 這天註定要來到)  nytimes.com/2021/05/20/world/asia/taiwan-covid-outbreak.html

●  TIME, 2021-5-21: a False Sense of Security, and a Little Secret Tea, Broke Down Taiwan's COVID-19 Defenses ( Chinese: 虛假的安全感與摸摸茶 攻破台灣防線)  time.com/6050316/taiwan-covid-19-outbreak-tea/  

 

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