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FOCUS: Japan Local Govts to Establish Large Vaccination Centers

FOCUS: Japan Local Govts to Establish Large Vaccination Centers

   Tokyo, May 17 (Jiji Press)--Amid the unabated spread of the new coronavirus, a number of local governments across Japan are working to set up large-scale venues for mass vaccinations against the virus.
   By carrying out mass vaccinations, in addition to group vaccinations by municipalities and inoculations at medical institutions, local governments aim to accelerate the pace of the nation's immunization drive.
   At the same time, they are still struggling to find the best ways to inoculate citizens, due to such challenges as managing booking information and securing medical workers to administer shots.

   Using Stadiums, Abandoned Schools

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