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In Tokyo admit the possibility again to move the Olympic games. This was stated by the Director of the organizing Committee of the Games of Haruyuki Takahashi in an interview with the newspaper Nikkan Sports.
Takahashi noticed that in the first place, the organizers seek to hold competitions in the summer of 2021. However, to completely abolish them is impossible, as it will cause a huge blow to the economy of Japan and the world. It is noted that such statement from the responsible for holding the Olympics in person has sounded the first time.
Earlier it became known that more than half of the sponsors of the Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo can refuse to Fund the competition. 65 percent of companies said that have not yet decided whether to extend contracts on cooperation
That summer 2020 Olympics postponed until 2021 due to pandemic coronavirus became known on March 24. Later in the International Olympic Committee spoke about the special conditions for the competition in Tokyo.
Video, photo All from Russia.