Coronavirus in Okinawa
It's been one year since the first Covid infection was confirmed in Okinawa. The virus was first seen in a taxi driver that had contact with Diamond Princess passengers when it disembarked in Naha. From then, it spread to thousands of locals Japanese nationals and nearly one-thousand U.S. military personnel.
Okinawa has 8042 cases of coronavirus infections by local citizens and 940 by U.S. military-related personnel.
There have also been 101 deaths associated with...