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U.S. State Department advises against travel to Japan, Sri Lanka due to COVID cases

WASHINGTON, May 24 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department on Monday urged against travel to Japan and Sri Lanka due to a new wave of COVID-19 infections, saying those two nations will now fall under the department's "Level 4: Do Not Travel" advisory. (Reporting by Jan Wolfe and Susan Heavey)