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Al-Jazeera America’s Richelle Carey examines the anti-African and African American discrimination foreign nationals are experiencing in Guangzhou due to xenophobia and being scapegoated for bringing COVID-19 to the area.

Footage of Africans and African Americans being harassed and forcefully evicted has surfaced online. China’s response to the accusation is the United States media coverage of the treatment of Africans is an attempt to drive a wedge between African and Chinese relationships.

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