THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
August 18, 2021 at 17:35 JST
Makoto Kadota, principal of Miyazaki Commercial High School, center, holds a news conference at the Miyazaki prefectural government office on Aug. 17. (Manabu Hiratsuka)
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