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Japan, IOC agree to postpone Tokyo Olympics for 1 year
March 25, 2020 0 Comments

Japan, IOC agree to postpone Tokyo Olympics for 1 year

In this July 24, 2019 file photo, International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach, left, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shake hands in Tokyo, during an event marking the start of the one-year countdown to the opening of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Kyodo) TOKYO (Kyodo) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday that he and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach agreed to postpone this summer’s Tokyo Olympics for about one year, due to the coronavirus pandemic. “I confirmed with President Bach that there will be no cancellation,” Abe told reporters outside his official residence. “We agreed to […]

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