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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters' questions during a press conference in Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, front, and other government officials wear protective face masks before a press conference in Hong Kong. China has moved to lock down at least three big cities in an unprecedented effort to contain the deadly new virus that has sickened hundreds of people and spread to other parts of the world.

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam adjusts protective face mask during a press conference held in Hong Kong. Lam has announced that all rail links to mainland China will be cut starting Friday as fears grow about the spread of a new virus.

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks during a press conference in Hong Kong. Lam has refused to offer any concessions to anti-government protesters after a local election setback.

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In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, Chinese President Xi Jinping poses with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam for a photo during a meeting in Shanghai, China. Lam is here for the second China International Import Expo (CIIE).

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