Japan on Friday announced a third state of emergency over the COVID-19 pandemic with new restrictions taking effect Sunday. Here, a woman walks on a quiet Dotonbori Street. The arcade is normally one of Osaka’s most popular tourist areas.

OSAKA, JAPAN – APRIL 23: A woman wearing protective face mask walks along empty Dotonbori street, one of Osaka’s most popular tourist areas on April 23, 2021 in Osaka, Japan. The Japanese government is expected to announce a third state of emergency from Sunday that will affect Tokyo as well as Osaka and Kyoto as the country grapples with an increase in cases of COVID-19 in what experts have said is the fourth wave of the virus to hit the country. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has stated that any declaration would not affect the hosting of the Olympics which are now only three months away. (Photo by Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images)