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The U.S. military base in Iwakuni, Yamaguchi Prefecture, has asked Japanese employees not to send their children to local schools in a bid to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according to the local board of education.

Elementary and junior high schools in Iwakuni reopened May 7 after they were shut down in response to the pandemic.

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