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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Wednesday said it supported Japanese measures to counter COVID-19 and was confident the Tokyo Olympics would be a "historic" event, despite wide public opposition.
With less than three months to go before the games begin on July 23, Japan is battling a surge in coronavirus infections.
A majority of its population wants the Olympics canceled or postponed for a second time, according to several polls, with about 70% of the 10,500 athletes — about 7,800 — already qualified for the games.
"We are now very much in an implementation phase with 78 days to
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