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Official partner Asahi Shimbun wants Olympics cancelled – The West Australian

An official partner of the Tokyo Olympics, national newspaper Asahi Shimbun, has called for the Games to be cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.

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Japans Asahi Shimbun, an official partner of the Tokyo Olympics, has called for the Summer Games to be cancelled, citing risks to public safety and strains on the medical system from the COVID-19 pandemic.
We ask Prime Minister (Yoshihide) Suga to calmly and objectively assess the situation and decide on the cancellation of the event this summer, the national newspaper said in an editorial published on Wednesday.
Much of Japan, including Games host city, Tokyo, remains under a third state of emergency…

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