THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
April 24, 2021 at 15:15 JST
Health experts are already casting doubt on the likely effectiveness of a new state of emergency for four prefectures that begins April 25, saying the duration is too short to gauge whether the curbs will have worked when the steps are due to be lifted. [Read More]
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