• Jiji, Kyodo, staff report

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Tokyo confirmed 3,546 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, up by 1,365 from a week earlier and marking the 14th straight day with a week-on-week increase.

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government on Thursday raised its alert level for COVID-19 infections to the second-highest of four levels.

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