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Is the use of possesive here correct? Please explain.

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Hello There!

So I was reading 'The Economist' today and found this sentence written there:-

Iran was one of the first countries to suffer a major outbreak after China’s.

I was triggered when I saw this. Is the use of possessive noun correct here? Someone please explain.

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New post 05 Jun 2020, 06:01
Should be China.
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Re: Is the use of possesive here correct? Please explain.   [#permalink] 05 Jun 2020, 06:01

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