• Kyodo


A sports official from Saudi Arabia, in Tokyo for an archery test event ahead of next year’s Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, made unwanted advances toward a woman working at the Saudi team’s Tokyo hotel, sources knowledgeable about the allegation said Saturday.

According to the sources, a Saudi team official hugged a member of the hotel’s cleaning staff on Thursday morning.

In a time of both misinformation and too much information, quality journalism is more crucial than ever.
By subscribing, you can help us get the story right.