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Tokyo Olympic organizing committee President Yoshiro Mori warned of potential dire consequences to the transport operations of the 2020 Games after Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike announced her plans on the Tsukiji fish market Tuesday.

After months of haggling, Koike said she will redevelop Tsukiji in five years after moving the market to nearby Toyosu. The market’s relocation was in place before Koike took office in August, but she suspended the move amid soil and air pollution concerns at the new site.

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