Japan was expected to extend sanctions
Japan Emergency coronavirus measures in Tokyo and several other areas are expected to last about three weeks, with officials saying the country is struggling to contain the fourth wave of infections in less than two months. Olympics.
State of emergency – third in the capital since the onset of the epidemic – Was called at the end of April And originally it was supposed to end on May 11, but it was extended to the end of the month, as restrictions on businesses failed to take a tooth in transition. Media reports said the latest expansion could last until June 20.
Infections have dropped in Tokyo in recent days, but the daily burden of specialists is so great that medical experts have called for an end to the measures, while hospitals are struggling with a record number of critically ill Kovid 1 patients.