January 04, 2021 at 09:07AM
Japan could make state of emergency announcement as soon as Thursday – report
Fuji News Network reports on the matter
This seems more of an inevitability now, with the expected start date said to be on 9 January i.e. this coming Saturday and last for about a month. The state of emergency will cover Tokyo and its neighbouring prefectures of Kanagawa, Saitama, and Chiba.