Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg
Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg
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Coronavirus could still force Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled, senior Japanese politician warns

  • ‘If infections spread because of the Olympics, I don’t know what the Olympics is for,’ said Toshihiro Nikai, the Liberal Democratic Party’s secretary general
  • The pandemic-postponed Games open on July 23, and there are rising concerns in Japan about a spike in virus cases

Topic |   Japan
Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg
Toshihiro Nikai, secretary general of the Liberal Democratic Party. Photo: Bloomberg
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