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Japan announces easing of virus emergency ahead of Olympics

Holding the Olympics before elections in the fall is also a political gamble for Suga, whose support ratings have tumbled over dissatisfaction with his handling of the pandemic.

published on : 17th June 2021

Japan to expand virus emergency ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga will make a formal announcement at a government task force meeting later Friday. He’s also scheduled to hold a news conference.

published on : 14th May 2021