IOC: Tokyo 2020 won’t be canceled over coronavirus crisis

FILE PHOTO: Fireworks light up the sky near the illuminated Olympic rings at a ceremony to mark six months before the start of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan in this photo taken by Kyodo January 24, 2020. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS

The games will go on. That’s the message from the International Olympic Committee at the start of a two-day meeting with organizers of the 2020 games in Tokyo. “I would like to make it clear again that we are not considering a cancellation or postponement of the games. Let me make that clear,” organizing committee […]

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