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Hong Kong on Wednesday marked both a sharp jump in the number of imported coronavirus cases and an end to a 17-day streak without a locally transmitted infection, though the local woman who tested positive was living with recent returnees.Health authorities reported 28 Covid-19 cases in all, with the 27 imported ones marking the most since 30 infected Hongkongers returned to the city on June 22.The infection of the 46-year-old woman, whose husband and son were confirmed positive on Tuesday…

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