Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 : New dates announced

The Tokyo Olympics, which have been postponed due to the global coronavirus pandemic, will be held from July 23 to August 8 in 2021.
 
The 2020 Olympic Games were scheduled to take place from July 24 to August 9 in the Japanese capital but have been postponed for the first time in history due to the continued spread of COVID-19, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced quoted by the Japanese news agency Kyodo.
 
The new dates were agreed on Monday between the International Olympic Committee and the local organizers.
 
On Tuesday, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and IOC President Thomas Bach agreed to postpone the Games but to keep the “Tokyo 2020” mark despite the change of the year.
 
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