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  • August 5, 2021
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Broadcasters led with reports on the GOJ coronavirus subcommittee’s approval of expanding the quasi-state of emergency measures to cover an additional eight prefectures (NHK), the finding that at least eight COVID-19 patients in their 30s to 50s in Tokyo died while recuperating at home in August (Fuji TV), and opposition parties’ grilling of Health Minister Tamura at the Diet today over the GOJ’s new policy on hospitalization of COVID-19 patients (TV Asahi). The noon news programs of NTV and TBS were preempted by coverage of the Tokyo Olympics.

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