Japan Confirms 183,224 New COVID-19 Cases


Tokyo, Jan. 12 (Jiji Press)--Japan confirmed 183,224 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, a decrease of about 47,000 from a week earlier.

The number of severe COVID-19 cases rose by 32 from Wednesday to 697, while 474 new deaths were reported.

In Tokyo, 13,427 new cases were reported, a decline of some 7,300 from a week earlier. Thirty-two new deaths were confirmed, while the number of severe cases dropped by three from Wednesday to 46.


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