17 February 2020 – Coordination with China to dispatch a fourth chartered repatriation flight

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Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Immigration, Foreign Affairs
Intervention Categories: International travel measures; Repatriation of nationals
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: Coordination with China to dispatch a fourth chartered plane as early as possible, and enabling as many Japanese nationals living in the affected areas to be repatriated on this flight. We are also finding methods for those Japanese nationals who remain in China after the fourth flight, and are trying to enable repatriation of all people who want to return to Japan.
Full details here: https://www.mofa.go.jp/press/kaiken/kaiken4e_000747.html