May 14 2021 8:29am

Tokyo 2020 president acknowledges anti-Olympics petition as Japan faces 4th COVID-19 wave

President of the Tokyo 2020 organizing committee Seiko Hashimoto acknowledged on Friday an anti-Olympics petition that has garnered more than 350,000 signatures as Japan faces a fourth wave of COVID-19 infections. “We are working on creating a bubble, calculating the limiting of movement, not adding stress to local medical institutions, and listening to experts’ opinions and adjusting accordingly,” Hashimoto said.

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