Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA
Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA

Tokyo 2020: majority of Japanese public want Olympics cancelled or postponed

  • Some 32 per cent want next summer’s Games cancelled, with 31 per cent advocating further postponement as Japan battles Covid-19 surge
  • Support for Olympics taking place has dropped since broadcaster NHK did their last poll in October

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA
Pedestrians wearing protective masks walk past Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games posters in Tokyo. Photo: EPA
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