The US Marine Corps’ Camp Foster in the Okinawa Prefecture town of Chatan, southern Japan. A large number of Covid-19 cases were recently reported at the base. Photo: Kyodo
The US Marine Corps’ Camp Foster in the Okinawa Prefecture town of Chatan, southern Japan. A large number of Covid-19 cases were recently reported at the base. Photo: Kyodo

Coronavirus: US forces in Japan confined to bases to stem spread; 402 staff in India’s parliament test positive

  • From Monday, Japan will confine American forces to base facilities for two weeks amid sharp rise in infections; move has been agreed with the US
  • More than a quarter of India’s parliament staff in New Delhi test positive. Elsewhere, Australia’s New South Wales sees deadliest day of pandemic yet

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The US Marine Corps’ Camp Foster in the Okinawa Prefecture town of Chatan, southern Japan. A large number of Covid-19 cases were recently reported at the base. Photo: Kyodo
The US Marine Corps’ Camp Foster in the Okinawa Prefecture town of Chatan, southern Japan. A large number of Covid-19 cases were recently reported at the base. Photo: Kyodo
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