04 April 2020 – Held nationwide commemoration for the victims of COVID-19

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Overview: China held a national day of mourning on 4 April 2020 for those who died from COVID-19.

During the commemoration, national flags flew at half-mast across China and in all Chinese embassies and consulates abroad, and three minutes of silence were observed.

Public recreational activities were suspended across the country.
Full details here: https://www.nia.gov.cn/n741440/n741542/c1270039/content.html