Published On: Sun, Jan 10th, 2021
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COVID-19 cases rise just months ahead of Olympics, Tokyo residents at odds with whether Games should proceed

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Back in the early 1960s, most Japanese were initially opposed to hosting the Olympics, but ultimately came to cherish the symbolism of the event. More than a half-century later, the population appeared ready to back staging the Summer Games again, only to have a pandemic derail the event and flip public opinion in the process.

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