Published On: Fri, May 14th, 2021
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COVID-19 case climb prompts Japan to widen state of emergency

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Japan has declared a state of emergency in three more prefectures hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said on Friday, a surprise move that reflects growing concern about the spread of the coronavirus.

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