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令和 2 years 2 month 16 days,Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the Prime Minister’s office in No. 10 the new coronavirus infectious disease countermeasures headquarters was held.

At the meeting, the new coronavirus infection to respond about the discussion.

The Prime Minister is today, taking into consideration the discussion,stated the following.

“Since the recent day, new cases of new coronavirus infection have been confirmed in Japan. In light of such domestic infection, an expert meeting will be held immediately today. Discuss the current situation from an epidemiological point of view and discuss how to create a guide for consultation that is easy for the public to understand, so that patients, especially the elderly, those with underlying diseases, etc., can be surely connected to the necessary medical treatment. In addition, in order to reduce the anxiety of the people, the government will cooperate more closely with local governments, etc., to provide easier-to-understand notifications so that PCR tests for suspected infections will be conducted steadily. Issued immediately to local governments, with 536 consultation centers already set up in all prefectures on a 24-hour basis, including Saturdays and Sundays. The number of medical institutions will be expanded to 800, etc. On the other hand, based on the results of the PCR test of more than 500 charter flights returning from Wuhan yesterday, based on the opinion given by the National Institute of Infectious Diseases, For passengers of the cruise ship Diamond Princess who have confirmed a negative PCR test, their health status will be checked again after the 14-day health observation period, and if there is no problem, February 19 The United States, which has the second largest number of passengers after Japan, has expressed appreciation for Japan’s response so far, and has been cooperating closely with them. Today, U.S. charter flights arrive at Haneda Airport, and U.S. passengers who wish to return early will return home early in the morning. When returning to Japan, the SDF will cooperate fully to implement a joint US-Japan operation. At present, Canada and Australia hope to take the same measures, and will continue to cooperate with each region to respond. In addition, we will do our utmost to make it possible for four Japanese passengers who are currently anchored in Cambodia to board the “Wester Dam” to return to Japan as soon as possible. In cooperation with local governments in each region, we will continue to significantly strengthen our testing system and make every effort to expand and strengthen our treatment and consultation systems. Keep your hands on what you should do to protect your life and health. “

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