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

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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