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  1. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Tokyo, Istanbul, Madrid dreaming of Olympics

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... which was crippled in the tsunami and earthquake two years ago that left more than 18,000 people dead. However, several high-profile Japanese athletes including the bid's director of sport Yuko Arakida said that by hosting the Games they would bring some solace to the young people affected by the tsunami and earthquake. "Needless to say we want this problem to be solved ...

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    Tokyo celebrates an emotional Olympics victory

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 05:49am by Reuters, AFP

    ... the "dream" result and TV hosts broke down in tears. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said the Games would be an opportunity to showcase Japan's resurgence after the devastating March 2011 earthquake ...

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    Fukushima no threat to 2020 Olympic bid, says Tsunekazu Takeda

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Fukushima 'no threat' to Tokyo's 2020 Games bid The leaking of toxic water from the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant will not affect Tokyo, according to the head of the city's 2020 Olympic bid Tsunekazu Takeda. The plant was badly damaged two years ago by the massive earthquake under the ocean and a tsunami. Last week Tokyo Electric Power Co ...

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    Islands row hangs over Tokyo bid

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... yen's (HK$296 billion) worth of economic activity. Tokyo's bid leaders also say the 2020 Games would help in the rebuilding of Japan after the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami disaster which ...



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