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Japanese disapproval of Suga's COVID response hits near-record high

Even more believe government's vaccine rollout is not going well, latest poll shows

People walking in Tokyo's Shibuya shopping area on Aug. 29 amid Japan's state of emergency arising from COVID-19 cases.   © Reuters

TOKYO -- Mounting public criticism of Japan's handling of COVID-19 has kept Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga's approval rating languishing at an all-time low, a recent opinion poll shows.

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