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Abe lifts state of emergency in Japan

Charly Triballeau, AFP

Posted at May 25 2020 09:53 PM

Abe lifts state of emergency in Japan

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (top right) is seen on a live TV broadcast in Tokyo’s Shinjuku area on Monday. Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on May 25 lifted the state of emergency imposed nationally to combat coronavirus following a sharp decline in the number of new cases.