Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo

Tokyo Olympics: Japan’s Suga rejects claims Emperor Naruhito ‘concerned’ Games could spread Covid-19

  • Yasuhiko Nishimura, the head of the Imperial Household Agency, said the emperor is ‘very worried about the current infection situation of Covid-19’
  • Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga dismissed the remarks, saying Nishimura had ‘expressed his own opinion’

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo
Japanese Emperor Naruhito. Photo: Kyodo
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