- Pandemic creates distress among unmarried Japanese couples; want legal protection.
- Unmarried couples in long-term relationships stressed not being able to afford the same rights as a married couple.
- They want changes to be made in the civil code that would give them legal recognition as a family.
- Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga recently said that the topic ne....
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