Fact-checked by: INFACT

2020/01/29 | Japan

False: A team from @WorldPopProject has heat mapped the highest risk counties for the #Wuhancoronavirus. “Japan is the second country in the list because Abe’s administration doesn’t enforce immigration restrictions.”

Explanation: The ranking is based on Lunar New Year travel prior to the holiday in 2018. This report does not refer to any countries immigration restrictions in this year. Japan is the second highest risk country but it's not related to the immigration policy.

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This false claim originated from: Twitter

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