In response to questions about the specific time of the Tokyo Olympic Games, Bach said that a task force had been set up to conduct a detailed study.
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It is reported that the IOC has begun to discuss with the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic Games and other international sports organizations the specific schedule of the Olympic Games after the postponement. At the same time, he said, although we want to set the agenda as soon as possible, the top priority at present is whether we can make a good decision..
Bach also said, our previous intention was to hold it by the summer of 2021 at the latest, which means that the working group has a wider choice. Not just in the summer of 2021, but in the summer of 2021 or before.
Information chart: on March 25, in the Central District of Tokyo, Japan, the electronic screen originally displaying the countdown of the Tokyo Olympic Games in an office building was pasted with being adjusted, and the original date of the next Olympic Games was also blocked.
Asked if the Tokyo Olympics would be postponed or even cancelled again if the 2021 epidemic was still not effectively controlled, IOC President Bach replied: we have established a principle that we will hold the games only in an absolutely safe environment. We have followed and will continue to follow this principle.
In addition, novel coronavirus Bach said that the Tokyo Olympics after the delay will be important for mankind: we hope that the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will become a celebration after the new coronavirus is overcome by human beings, which is also our efforts. What the world is going through now is like a dark tunnel. We dont know when it will end, but this Olympic Games and the Olympic flame will be the light at the end of the tunnel. (end)
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