A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo
A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo

Coronavirus latest: Japan calls for solidarity in Covid-19 fight, as global death toll set to hit 1 million

  • Japan will support the universal distribution of vaccines and work with Asean to set up an emergency health centre, Suga says in UN speech
  • Meanwhile, WHO says world death toll will hit 1 million next week, while Singapore will isolate fewer migrant workers in a new Covid-19 strategy

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo
A quarantine officer conducting a PCR test at Narita airport. Photo: Kyodo
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