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Postponing Olympics adds to nightmare year for Japan's economy

Coronavirus pandemic demands shock-and-awe tactics from Abe and Kuroda

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Time is not on Japan's side as coronavirus risks increase.   © LightRocket/Getty Images

The $6 billion that just walked out the door with the postponement of the 2020 Olympics is only the start of the hits Japan's economy will sustain this year.

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