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Japan to Lift Emergency in Tokyo on Monday, Reports Say

  • Decision will bring state of emergency nationwide to an end
  • Tokyo had 14 new infections Sunday after just two on Saturday
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Japan’s government has decided to lift the state of emergency in Tokyo, its surrounding regions and the northern island of Hokkaido as new virus cases tail off, public broadcaster NHK reported.