COVID-19 | Panic-buying worsens in Japan

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Whilst #Japan has continued to log fewer #coronavirus cases than its neighbours, #shoppers have not eased their panic in Yokohama.

Footage taken from this Thursday shows a densely-packed supermarket with long queues to get to the check-out counter.

It had been thought that Japan had the virus under control, but a spike in Tokyo has seen the total number of cases triple in the last four days, according to local sources.

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