Tokyo Olympics: athletes arrive in Japan as final countdown begins for pandemic Games

//Tokyo Olympics: athletes arrive in Japan as final countdown begins for pandemic Games

Tokyo Olympics: athletes arrive in Japan as final countdown begins for pandemic Games

Tokyo entered the final Olympic countdown on Friday, but there was little fanfare with just one week until the opening ceremony, as virus infections surge in the Japanese capital.Dozens of teams are already in Japan – some at training camps dotted around the country, and others in the Olympic Village, where national flags have been hung on the buildings housing delegations.Some 11,090 athletes from more than 200 countries and regions are set to take part in the Games. More than 2,600 have…

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