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Japan declares state of emergency for Tokyo

By DW
08 July 2021   |   3:54 pm
Olympics organizers may ban spectators now Prime Minister Suga has imposed a state of emergency. Australia's New South Wales recorded its highest caseload this year despite a lockdown in Sydney.

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