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Olympic coronavirus guidelines to be set for each event, official says

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is seen through signboards, in Tokyo

TOKYO (Reuters) – Olympic coronavirus guidelines are being drawn up for each separate sports competition, a Tokyo 2020 senior official said at a briefing held on Friday.

Olympic organisers have released coronavirus prevention measures, which have been criticised by some critics as insufficient.

The once-delayed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games are scheduled to start on July 23, even as concerns mount that holding the sporting event amid a pandemic would lead to an outbreak of coronavirus cases.

(Reporting by Sakura Murakami; Editing by Christian Schmollinger)

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