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China's massive security state is being used to crack down on the virus

Hong Kong (CNN)The camera hovers just above the elderly woman's head, as she looks up, her face becomes confused and worried. "Yes auntie, this is the drone speaking to you," a voice booms out. "You shouldn't walk about without wearing a mask." The woman hurries off, occasionally looking over her shoulder as the drone continues to shout instructions: "You'd better go back home and don't forget to wash your hands." This is China under quarantine in 2020. In another video promoted by state media, a police drone orders men sitting at an outdoor mahjong table to "stop playing and leave the site as soon as possible." "Don't look at the drone," it says, as a small child glances up curiously. "Ask your father to leave immediately." As Chinese auth ...
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