Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
COUPLE WEARS MASKS ON PUBLIC BUS IN BEIJING.
A couple wears masks onboard a public bus in Beijing April 14, 2003.
After a near-blackout on domestic coverage of the flu-like Severe Acute
Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) last week, China has orchestrated a media
blitz on the disease in recent days, hoping to ease public anxieties
fuelled by endless rumours and reports. REUTERS/Wilson Chu