Japan taps tech to foil nuclear terrorism ahead of Tokyo Olympics

Jul 19, 2017

Japan taps tech to foil nuclear terrorism ahead of Tokyo Olympics

With the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics in Tokyo just three years away, the government is stepping up efforts to prevent terrorist attacks using nuclear and other radioactive materials. The Japan Atomic Energy Agency has developed a device capable of detecting nuclear materials during airport baggage ...

Jul 10, 2017

IOC board mulls refugee teams for 2020 Games

The International Olympic Committee Executive Board agreed Sunday to continue its support for refugees by getting them involved in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The IOC is considering the participation of a team of refugee athletes at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Last summer in Rio de ...