Tokyo Olympics: People in Japan oppose games going ahead - but only an 'Armageddon' will stop it.

Posted: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 09:57

Tokyo Olympics: People in Japan oppose games going ahead - but only an 'Armageddon' will stop it.

The only thing which will stop the Tokyo Olympics going ahead, according to the International Olympic Committee, is "Armageddon" - a bar that the pandemic, as terrible as it has been, does not currently meet.

That has many in Japan upset.

Sixty-three per cent of the public are opposed to holding the Olympics, according to the Nikkei newspaper...

From Sky News.

Tags: Olympics, Policy, Sport, sport policy