Alles Europa News reports that the spread of the new coronavirus will not affect the schedule of the Tokyo Summer Olympics, said Tokyo-2020 Organizing Committee Chairman Yoshiro Mori.
Mori stressed that the situation with coronavirus will not affect the schedule of the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
“I want to especially emphasize that we are not considering the issue of canceling or postponing the dates for the Olympics,” Kyodo quotes the chairman of the OI-2020 organizing committee.
The Olympic Games in Tokyo are scheduled for the period from July 24 to August 9, the Paralympics – from August 25 to September 6. The opening ceremony will be held July 24.