Tokyo Olympics Bans All Spectators Following Japan’s State of Emergency

The Summer Olympics–which begin in just two weeks–will have no spectators, organizers said Thursday, marking the latest blow to the 2020 Tokyo Games that have been repeatedly roiled by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. A complete ban on all Olympics spectators, which had been recommended by medical advisors as Covid-19 cases continue to climb in Japan,…
The Summer Olympics–which begin in just two weeks–will have no spectators, organizers said Thursday, marking the latest blow to the 2020 Tokyo Games that have been repeatedly roiled by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. A complete ban on all Olympics spectators, which had been recommended by medical advisors as Covid-19 cases continue to climb in Japan,…