Tokyo confirmed 1,004 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, a day after the tally fell below 700 for the first time since July 12.
The downward trend in new infections continued, with Tuesday’s figure down by 625 from a week earlier, marking the 23rd consecutive day of week-on-week decline as Japan’s vaccination program has been making steady progress.
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