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Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Postponed

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The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games postponed until next year due to coronavirus pandemic. It was scheduled for 24 July. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced that it will be held by the summer of 2021.
This is the first time the Olympics is getting cancelled.The decision was announced after the Japanese Prime Minister spoke to International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach over the phone.
The tweet from the prime minister’s office said “the two have agreed that the Tokyo Olympic Games would not be cancelled, and the games will be held by the summer of 2021.”
A joint statement by the IOC and Tokyo organizers said the cancellation is an attempt “to safeguard the health of the athletes, everybody involved in the Olympic Games and the international community.”

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