Postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be ‘testament to defeat of virus,’ says Japan PM Shinzo Abe

by Shingo Ito with Eric Bernaudeau in Lausanne The 2020 Tokyo Olympics have been postponed to no later than the summer of 2021 because of the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the globe, the International Olympic Committee announced Tuesday. The Games were scheduled for July 24-August 9, but after telephone discussions between IOC president Thomas Bach and Japanese Prime […]