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Asia reaches crossroads in fight against virus as cases surge

IOC's Mr Bach says spectators would be able to safely watch the Tokyo Olympics in stadiums.


COUNTRIES across the Asia-Pacific region reported record new coronavirus numbers and fresh outbreaks on Monday, with Japan facing mounting pressure to reimpose a state of emergency and South Korea warning it was at a "critical crossroads".

The resurgence of the virus in Asia...

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