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Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Five ways the Tokyo Olympics delay creates a logistical nightmare

Japan faces headaches over costs, refunds, venue scheduling and more

The postponement of the Tokyo Olympics means widespread economic pain and major logistical challenges.

TOKYO -- For the first time in modern history, a peacetime Olympic Games has been called off. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he wants the event, when it is ultimately held, to be a symbol showing that "humanity overcame the coronavirus."

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