It operated in the country in April and May 2020 during the first wave of the pandemic.
As reported by TASS, the Kyodo agency, citing sources, reports that the authorities of Chiba, Saitama and Kanagawa prefectures, which border Tokyo, intend to call on the Japanese government to introduce an emergency situation (ES) due to the spread of the new coronavirus in the country.
“It is expected that their joint request will be announced on January 2 at the meeting of the Minister for Economic Recovery of Japan Yasutoshi Nishimura with the Governor of Tokyo Yuriko Koike, who also advocates the introduction of an emergency regime. Earlier, the intention of the leadership of the metropolitan prefecture to appeal to the government with an appropriate appeal”, – reported the Nikkei newspaper.
On December 31, Nishimura announced on his Twitter that the Japanese government could declare an emergency if the spread of infection in the country continues.US intelligence believes that Iran has increased the combat readiness of part of its forces over the past two days