A swimmer from Myanmar wants his country banned from taking part in this year's Tokyo Olympics. Win Htet Oo says a regime involved in genocide doesn't deserve to be part of the Games.
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In an attempt to prevent coronavirus outbreaks, Olympic athletes will not be permitted to visit restaurants, shops or tourist areas, officials in Tokyo have said. Follow DW for the latest.
The interior minister is the latest in Chancellor Merkel's Cabinet to become infected. Japan is struggling to contain a surge in COVID-19 cases with the Olympics just over 10 weeks away. Follow DW for the latest.
ASEAN leaders called on the Myanmar junta to end violence against citizens. At the Jakarta summit, the regional group agreed to appoint an envoy to tackle the deadly crisis.
It's 100 days until the postponed Tokyo Summer Olympics. However, COVID-19 numbers are on the rise in some places and athletes due to compete in Tokyo feel that they and their concerns are not being taken seriously.
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