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India, Greece and Romania, as well as four U.S. states, will on Sunday be added to Japan’s list of places from which returning Japanese nationals and foreign residents will be subject to stricter quarantine requirements as part of efforts to prevent the spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus.

Travelers from the three countries, as well as the U.S. states of Colorado, Hawaii, Minnesota and New York, will be required to spend three days of their two-week quarantine period in government-designated facilities.

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