One year after Wuhan: 'How Beijing recast Covid as a victory'

IN THE PRESS – Monday, January 25, 2021: We look at reactions to weekend protests in Russia in support of opposition figure Alexei Navalny. Western editorialists continue to support the Kremlin critic, while Chinese paper The Global Times accuses the West of trying to intervene. We also see tensions between China and the West when it comes to the Covid-19 narrative, which The New York Times says has been successfully recast as a victory by Beijing. Plus, the Egyptian government uses morality to distract from politics and American football legend Tom Brady makes history.