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Japan kicks off domestic tourism campaign as critics point to virus surge

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Many of Japan's governors wanted the campaign delayed or altered, for fear visitors could carry the virus to rural areas with few infections.

[TOKYO] Japan launched a national travel campaign on Wednesday that aims to revive a battered tourism industry, but the effort has drawn heavy criticism as major cities have racked up a jump in new coronavirus cases.

"Go To Travel", dubbed instead "Go To Trouble" by some domestic media,...

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