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Japan Govt Extends Entry Ban Amid Omicron Threat: COVID-19

Citing Omicron situation, Japan PM, Fumio Kishida on January 11, announced ban on entry of non-resident foreigners till the end of February. The entry ban has been in place since November 30, following Japan's first case of the highly contagious Omicron variant. Kishida suggested that a formal decision whether to continue entry ban in its current form would be decided once Japan's long weekend finished.

Tue, 11 Jan 2022 - 08:28 PM / by Basharat Rashid

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