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  • Asia Today: Japan may ease emergency, SKorea sees more cases

    Japan’s government is holding a coronavirus task force meeting before lifting a state of emergency in most areas ahead of schedule

    ABC News
  • Asia Today: Japan may ease emergency, SKorea sees more cases

    BANGKOK (AP) — Japan’s government is holding a coronavirus task force meeting Thursday to get experts’ approval on a plan to lift a state of emergency in most areas except Tokyo and other high-risk

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  • Asia Today: Japan easing emergency, Wuhan starts new testing

    BANGKOK (AP) " Experts on Japan's coronavirus task force on Thursday approved a government plan to lift a state of emergency in most areas ahead of schedule except for Tokyo and several other high-risk areas.Economy Minister Yasutoshi Nishimura said after the task force met that the experts approved lifting the emergency in 39 of the country's 47 prefectures. Emergency measures would remain for eight others, including Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto and Hokkaido, where risks still remain high. [

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