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Young people these days. Always causing trouble, right? Well, that seems to be the tone some politicians are taking, including Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike, who hinted as much ahead of the third state of emergency.

“We want to appeal especially to the young people,” she said. “If young people would please stay in their homes, engage in studying and other activities inside their homes, things will turn out better.”

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