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Episode 42: Will the coronavirus cancel the Tokyo Olympics?

The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are set to start on July 24, bringing millions of fans and tens of thousands of athletes and support staff from around the world to Japan. Or that’s how the story is supposed to go. Now with the global coronavirus outbreak, there are serious concerns that the games will have to be canceled or postponed.

The Japan Times’ Ryusei TakahashiJason Coskrey and Dan Orlowitz discuss. Hosted by Oscar Boyd.

Visit The JT’s dedicated COVID-19 site for all the latest updates on the coronavirus situation from around Japan.

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