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Vietnam Looks To Reopen Borders With Vaccine Passport

Simple Flying 12 Apr 2021
Vietnam shut its borders to all but its own citizens and essential international travelers last year ... The airlines are back running slender international schedules, primarily catering to Vietnamese citizens returning home or needing to leave the country. VietJet has resumed some flights to Bangkok, Tokyo, Seoul, and Taipei.
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Tokyo adopts tougher virus rules, starts vaccinating elders

Federal News Radio 12 Apr 2021
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo adopted tougher measures against the coronavirus Monday as it struggles to curb the rapid spread of a more contagious variant ahead of the Olympics in a country where less than 1% of people have been vaccinated ... Tokyo Gov ... An elder care home in downtown Tokyo was among the locations where vaccines were being administered Monday.
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China, South Korea wary of release of Fukushima treated water into sea

The Jakarta Post 12 Apr 2021
China said it has conveyed its "serious concern" to Japan, calling on Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga's government to make a cautious decision to protect the public interest of international society as well as the health and safety of Chinese citizens. Arguing Tokyo ...
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Cloud of uncertainty remains as countdown to Tokyo Olympics nears 100 days

Korea Times 11 Apr 2021
A giant Olympic rings monument is seen before the Rainbow Bridge at Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo, Japan, January 13, 2021 ... The countdown to the Tokyo Olympic Summer Games will reach 100 days Wednesday, if the competition opens as scheduled, that is ... Even as the clock ticks down to the opening ceremony, the cloud of uncertainty still hangs over Tokyo.
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Traveling to Disney Parks during Covid-19: What you need to know before you go

East Bay Times 09 Apr 2021
Only locals and returning citizens can access the Tokyo and Hong Kong Disney parks, while the Shanghai resort can only be accessed by locals or those who meet China’s strict entry requirements, including two negative test results taken within 48 hours of departures.
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Aussie field hockey teams face lack of games before Olympics

Federal News Radio 08 Apr 2021
PERTH, Australia (AP) — Australia’s traditionally strong Olympic field hockey teams are having trouble playing competitive matches ahead of the Tokyo Games, not unlike dozens of other international sports facing continuing delays due to the coronavirus pandemic ... The delayed Tokyo Olympics are scheduled to begin July 23.
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Japan Mulls Vaccinating Olympic Athletes Ahead of Schedule - Reports

Urdu Point 07 Apr 2021
If the government allows prioritizing athletes, they will likely receive the first dose before senior citizens are vaccinated and will get the second shot by late June, the news agency said. The Tokyo Olympics kick off on July 23 ... ....
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Japan rushes to confirm N. Korea's decision to skip Tokyo Olympics

Kyodo 06 Apr 2021
Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Katsunobu Kato attends a press conference in Tokyo on April 6, 2021 ... Katsunobu Kato, the government's top spokesman, said North Korea's decision to skip the Tokyo Olympics will not influence Japan's efforts to repatriate its citizens abducted by the reclusive country in the 1970s and 1980s.
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Japan rushes to confirm North Korea's decision to skip Tokyo Olympics

The Jakarta Post 06 Apr 2021
... the Tokyo Games during its session last month ... Katsunobu Kato, the government's top spokesman, said North Korea's decision to skip the Tokyo Olympics will not influence Japan's efforts to repatriate its citizens abducted by the reclusive country in the 1970s and 1980s.
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FOCUS: N. Korea's absence at Olympics seen to extend diplomatic deadlock

Kyodo 06 Apr 2021
The announcement on a website run by North Korea's sports ministry on Tuesday is a lost opportunity for a breakthrough in Tokyo's efforts to secure the return of citizens abducted by Pyongyang in the 1970s and 1980s ... Meanwhile, Tokyo has felt a growing sense of urgency to resolve the issue as members of their immediate families grow older.
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North Korea drops out of Tokyo Olympics over COVID risk

Al Jazeera 06 Apr 2021
Japan’s Olympic Committee said North Korea has not yet notified it that it wouldn’t participate in the Tokyo Games ... Tokyo has also accused Pyongyang of abducting several of its citizens and Japan has raised concerns in recent years about North Korea’s testing of ballistic missiles, one of which crossed over Japan and landed in the Pacific Ocean.
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North Korea will not go to Tokyo Olympics over Covid-19 fears

Beijing News 06 Apr 2021
But Pyongyang's announcement puts an end to Seoul's hopes of using the postponed Tokyo Games, due to begin in July, to kick off a reset in the now deadlocked talks process ... Tokyo regularly demands resolution of the issue of Japanese citizens kidnapped by the North, although Pyongyang insists it has returned all those it seized who are still alive.
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N. Korea says will not go to Olympics over Covid fears

Urdu Point 06 Apr 2021
But Pyongyang's announcement puts an end to Seoul's hopes of using the postponed Tokyo Games, due to begin in July, to kick off a reset in the now deadlocked talks process ... Tokyo regularly demands resolution of the issue of Japanese citizens kidnapped by the North, although Pyongyang insists it has returned all those it seized who are still alive.
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North Korea says will not go to Olympics over covid fears

Supersport 06 Apr 2021
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N. Korea to not attend Tokyo Olympics, dashes Seoul's hopes of restarting talks

Hindustan Times 06 Apr 2021
But Pyongyang's announcement extinguishes the possibility that the postponed Tokyo Games, due to begin in July, could kick off a reset in the now deadlocked talks process ... Tokyo regularly demands resolution of the issue of Japanese citizens kidnapped by the North, although Pyongyang insists it has returned all those it seized who are still alive.
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