Olympic torch relay goes on; Tokyo seeks crowd ‘restraint’

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic organizers are pushing forward with the Japanese leg of the torch relay regardless of the specter of the spreading coronavirus. The Olympic flame, which is because of arrive on Friday from Greece, is scheduled to navigate the nation for 4 months from March 26 till the deliberate opening of the Olympics on July 24 on the nationwide stadium in Tokyo. Organizing committee CEO Toshiro Muto stated Tuesday that crowds can be allowed to assemble on the roadside to look at the relay. The primary leg…

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