Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP
Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP

Coronavirus cases among Olympics teams likely ‘tip of the iceberg’, Japan expert says

  • Athletes and staff from Kenya, Russia and South Africa are some people who have been classified as close contacts or tested positive for Covid-19 this week
  • The developments come as Delta cases are expected to surge further in Tokyo, where ‘lockdown fatigue’ is rising amid a fourth state of emergency

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP
Tokyo reported 1,308 new coronavirus cases on July 15, 2021. Photo: AP
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