6/24/2021 Japan Galaxy News: Young Japanese Refuse CCP Virus Vaccine Because Of Side Effects; One More Person In Uganda Olympic Team Infected With CCP Virus

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1.Young People Affected by Online Rumors Fearing Side Effects of CCP Virus Vaccine, Refuse Vaccination

According to Hebei Shinbun, on the 23rd, vaccination against the CCP virus for people under 64 years old is in full swing in Tohoku, Japan. Still, the younger generation is apparently reluctant to get vaccinated. This is due to various rumors spreading around about the effects and side effects of the vaccine, questioning the benefits of vaccination. Experts call for the dissemination and acceptance of science-based information. The rejection of vaccination is particularly evident among people whose information relies mainly on the Internet and social media platforms. Various information is mixed in newspapers, television, and other media, making it impossible to judge the truth. According to the survey, it was found that the younger generation in their twenties and those who lack confidence in the government, and those who have no experience with influenza vaccination tend to refuse to receive the CCP virus vaccine. And according to a survey conducted by the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare, young people and women are more likely to have symptoms such as pain and fever after receiving the CCP virus vaccine.

2.1 More Person from Uganda’s Olympic Team Infected with CCP Virus

According to mbsnews, one of the eight members of the Ugandan team at the Tokyo Olympics who were negative for the CCP virus was found to be infected after a PCR test. This is the second infected person on the Ugandan team. Nine members of the Ugandan team arrived in Japan on June 19 and were quarantined at Narita Airport after testing confirmed that one member was infected with the CCP virus. A PCR test conducted on June 22 found another person infected with the CCP virus. The press conference announced the Ugandan team’s eight members as close contacts were held at 3:00 p.m. on June 22. Still, the hotel in Osaka where the team was staying reported that it had received the appropriate notification from Izumisano City Hall at 4:30 p.m., more than an hour after the report’s release. As a result, the hotel failed to respond in time, resulting in eight members of the Ugandan team having dinner together in the banquet hall. The hotel immediately decided that from the morning of June 23, staff would deliver meals to the respective rooms of the delegate team members to eat individually.

3.Minister for Administrative Reform Taro Kono Announces Suspension of Reservation Requests for Vaccination of CCP Virus at Workplace

According to TBS, on the 23rd, the Minister in charge of Administrative Reform Taro Kono announced at an emergency press conference that the reservation applications for the CCP virus vaccination workplace would be suspended. As the supply of the Modena vaccine is nearing its maximum, applications for vaccination appointments at workplaces will be suspended from 5 p.m. on the 25th. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said clearly at a cabinet meeting on vaccination called the “Seven Ministers’ Meeting” that “as of yesterday, up to 15 million people from 3,700 locations had applied. Therefore, after considering the situation, he suspended the reservation applications for workplace vaccination against the CCP virus.

4.The Olympic Organizing Committee Issued a Guide to Watch the Game; Those Who Do Not Wear a Mask Will Not Be Allowed to Enter

According to Nikkan Sports, the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Organizing Committee announced on the 23rd that the number of spectators would be limited to 50% of the venue’s capacity and a maximum of 10,000 people. The guidelines require spectators to bring and wear masks and recommend using the app COCOA, which requires spectators to cooperate in terms of crowd control, such as “hurry up and go,” staggered entry, and dispersed exit. The guidelines also require avoiding loud conversations, close contact with other spectators, eating, drinking, and chatting on the way; body temperature will be tested (using a thermal imager or non-contact thermometer). Those with a body temperature of 37.5 degrees or above in the first test will need to use a contact or non-contact thermometer for the second test. Visitors with a body temperature of 37.5 degrees or higher after the second test will be denied admission. In addition, those who do not wear a mask (excluding infants) will also be denied admission.

5.Mihama Unit 3 Restarted, Becoming the First Nuclear Power Plant in Japan to Operate for More than 40 Years

According to Fukui News, at 10 a.m. on June 23, Kansai Electric Power Co. restarted Unit 3 of the Mihama nuclear power plant, operating for more than 44 years. According to new regulations following the accident at TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the operating life of a nuclear power plant is 40 years in principle, with one extension of up to 20 years allowed if it passes a special review. The Mihama nuclear power plant became the first nuclear power plant in Japan to operate for more than 40 years. At 10 a.m., operators operated the touch screen in the main control room, pulled out the control rods that inhibit nuclear fission, and started the nuclear reactor. The fission reaction is expected to be in a stable and continuous critical state at around 1 a.m. on the 24th. Kansai Electric Power said it would generate electricity on June 29 and begin commercial operations on July 27.

6.Former Nuts President and 4 Others Arrested for Releasing False Information to Boost the Stock Price

According to TBS, the Tokyo District Public Prosecutors Office arrested four people, including the former president of medical-related company Nuts, on the 23rd, disclosing false information to raise the stock price. The four people, including Hirosaki Morita (52), former president of Nuts, a medical-related company in Minato-ku, Tokyo, and Takashi Hasegawa (55), who supervised the business, were arrested on suspicion of violating the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act. Kozaki Morita and the others disclosed the previous year that their company’s sales amounted to 563 million yen, while the actual amount was only 20 million yen. Before his arrest, Hirosaki Morita told JNN, “Although Takashi Hasegawa was the mastermind, I am also responsible as president.”

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yujing
5 months ago

The Ugandan delegation gave us an early warning