Tokyo Games were postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. There is uncertainty whether the Games will take place at all without a vaccine. And - enthusiasm for the Olympics has also plummeted in the host nation.
With the postponed Games due to open on July 23, 2021, many people question whether coronavirus pandemic will have been brought under control. Julian Ryall reports from Tokyo.
The vast majority of Japanese were enthusiastic about the Olympics returning to the capital. But the coronavirus crisis has raised concerns about a new surge in infections and triggered renewed questions about costs.
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