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  1. Japan's PM Abe and his wife host banquet for newly enthroned emperor

    COVID-19: Japan says no need now for state of emergency

    The Japanese government said on Friday there was no need now to declare a state of emergency, after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe the previous day ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Japan's PM Abe attends a telephone conference with IOC President Bach in Tokyo

    Weeks of anguish and a 'black box' - Inside Tokyo's decision to delay the Olympics

    Officials in charge of staging Tokyo's Olympic Games crowded around a low table inside Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's residence late Tuesday, wincing ...
  3. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe talks to the journalists in front of the prime minister&apos

    Japan's Abe explained Olympics postponement to Trump, government spokesman says

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe explained the Tokyo 2020 Olympics delay to U.S. President Donald Trump and proposed to maintain close ...
  4. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe speaks during a news conference on Japan's response to

    Japan PM hopes for early decision on whether to postpone Olympics

    It is better to have a decision as early as possible on whether to postpone the Summer Olympics, although the final decision is up to the ...
  5. A man, wearing protective mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks o

    Commentary: Japan really needs to get cracking on coronavirus testing

    The country has shut its eyes to weaknesses in COVID-19 testing and has been defensive when suggestions are raised, says Yuka Hasegawa.
  6. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe talks with other G7 leaders during a video conference at his

    Japan's Abe says G7 supports 'complete' Games, polls back postponement

    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that Group of Seven leaders had agreed to support a "complete" Olympics, but dodged questions ...
  7. A woman wearing a protective face mask passes a street close to the Tsukiji Market area in Tokyo

    COVID-19: Abe vows 'unprecedented steps' to protect virus-hit economy, urges global cooperation

    Japan will aim to spearhead cooperation among major nations around the world to support a weakening global economy, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe ...