In the period between June 22 ~ 29, Fukuoka Prefecture announced eight new cases of the new coronavirus infection. Within the eight days, no new cases were found on 6/22, 26, and 28. The cumulative total of infections for the prefecture is now 846. The mayor of Kitakyushu City Kenji Kitahashi held a press conference on June 29 to announce that the city’s second wave of the virus infection has subdued. The city will now prepare to take steps to resume economic activities. Sources: Fukuoka Prefecture / NHK
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