Beijing is now facing a political conflict with Africa, as it has been reported that China behaves badly with the African students while treatment. All the African students and expatriates in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou have been forced to coronavirus testing.
They are also forced for arbitrary 14-day self-quarantine as the number of infection has been increasing. There are numerous African citizens are far from home. They are being driven out by the landlords and rejected by hotels around the city.
Many videos have been shared in social media, where the police have been slapping Africans, or forced to sleep on the street. The Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian denied completely that China had been harassing foreigners.
He stated that imported cases are still bringing up risks and domestic resurgence. He also said that all the foreigners are the same, China is treating them equally. There is zero tolerance with any discrimination.