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

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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