Japan reports over 70,000 new virus cases, new all-time high

People wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walk along a pedestrian crossing, Jan 18, 2022, in Tokyo.  (EUGENE HOSHIKO /AP) SYDNEY / JERUSALEM / DHAKA / JAKARTA / SINGAPORE / ANKARA / HANOI / NEW DELHI / VIENTIANE / WELLINGTON / MANILA / ISLAMABAD / TOKYO / SUVA  – Japan confirmed 71,620 new COVID-19 cases across […]