South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation
South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation

Tokyo Olympics: South Korean athletes urged to ignore row with Japanese hosts

  • South Korea aims to finish in the top 10 of the medals standings, but deteriorating relations with Japan have overshadowed the build-up to the Games
  • Ongoing disputes over the legacy of conflict between the two nations have cast a long shadow – even athletes’ meals have become a source of friction

Knowledge |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation
South Korean archer Kang Chae-young is one of her country’s leading medal contenders at the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: World Archery Federation
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