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Apr 27, 2020
12:20PM

Japan adds 14 more countries including Russia, Peru & Saudi Arabia to its entry ban list

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said that his country is adding 14 more countries, including Russia, Peru and Saudi Arabia, to the entry ban list as the country steps up border control as the coronavirus infections continued to spread in the country.
 
Japan has already banned entry from more than 70 other countries, banning foreigners with records of visiting those countries in the past two weeks, while invalidating visas for the rest of the world. The additional step on the 14 countries will take effect from Wednesday. The entry ban and the visa restrictions, initially set to end on 30th of April, are extended until the end of May.
 
Japan is now under a month-long state of emergency through 6th of May for now. Officials and experts are now gauging its effect and whether to extend the measure. According to the Health Ministry of Japan, the country has 13,385 confirmed cases, as well as 712 others from a cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo earlier this year, with 364 deaths. 
 

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