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A deserted street in Shanghai, China, on Saturday, April 9, 2022. Shanghai Deputy Mayor Zong Ming announced tweaks to the governments lockdown policy at a press briefing Saturday, yet overall measures remained stringent as residents living in communities with Covid cases in the past seven days are barred from leaving their homes. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images

A deserted street in Shanghai, China, on Saturday, April 9, 2022. Shanghai Deputy Mayor Zong Ming announced tweaks to the governments lockdown policy at a press briefing Saturday, yet overall measures remained stringent as residents living in communities with Covid cases in the past seven days are barred from leaving their homes. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images