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Bloomberg’s Max Zimmerman takes us through Japan’s strain of the QAnon conspiracy.

On Jan. 6, the U.S. Capitol came under siege from a mob of Trump supporters, incited by the former President. The attack was condemned around the world and shone a spotlight onto the dangerous misinformation and conspiracies that fueled the riots.

One that has come under particular scrutiny is QAnon, a conspiracy that dates to 2017 and that has picked up a significant following in the U.S. But, says Bloomberg’s Max Zimmerman, the U.S. is not the only country to have followers of the QAnon conspiracy, and a fringe group of followers has also developed here in Japan.

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