[Japon] Japan to lift state of emergency for nine prefectures
Auteur : Ryusei Takahashi. Staff writer de The Japan Times.
Production : The Japan Times
Diffusion : site de The Japan Times
Date : 17 juin 2021
Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced Thursday the country’s state of emergency will be lifted on Sunday in all but Okinawa Prefecture, as cases continue to decline nationwide and the fourth wave of the pandemic appears to have crested weeks ago.
Source : Ryusei Takahashi, « Japan to lift state of emergency for nine prefectures », The Japan Times, 17/06/2021. URL : https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2021/06/17/national/soe-lifting-nine-prefectures/ (consulté le 17/06/2021)
Photo « à la une » : Tokyo’s Shinjuku Ward on Thursday. Quasi-emergency measures will remain in place in seven of the nine prefectures that are seeing the emergency end Sunday, including Tokyo and Osaka. © RYUSEI TAKAHASHI