Head of Tokyo Olympics again says games will not be canceled

The question comes as the general secretary of ruling LDP political party, Toshihiro Nikai, raised the possibility the day before.

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China warns Washington not to boycott Winter Olympics

The U.S. State Department suggested an Olympic boycott was among the possibilities but a senior official said later a boycott has not been discussed.

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Asked how clean he thinks the Olympics will be next year, Michael Phelps says ‘4 or 5’ out of 10

Asked how clean he thinks the Games will be the 23-time Olympic gold medalist bluntly told CNN Sport's Don Riddell: "Four or five" out of 10.

Olympic organizers reveal plans for scaled-down Tokyo event

Although the length of the 121-day torch relay will not be shortened, the number of staff present and use of official vehicles will be reviewed.

Olympics could be canceled if coronavirus persists next year, says Tokyo 2020 president

The Olympics could be canceled if the Covid-19 pandemic continues into next year, according to the Tokyo 2020 president.