Tokyo 2020 likely won't allow foreign Olympic volunteers - Kyodo

Tokyo 2020 likely won't allow foreign Olympic volunteers - Kyodo

The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Organising Committee is leaning towards barring foreign volunteers from helping at the delayed Games this summer, Kyodo news service reported on Saturday.

FILE PHOTO: Man looks at his mobile phone next to The Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympics
FILE PHOTO: A man looks at his mobile phone next to The Olympic rings in front of the Japan Olympics Museum in Tokyo, Japan, March 4, 2020. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov//File Photo

TOKYO: The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Organising Committee is leaning towards barring foreign volunteers from helping at the delayed Games this summer, Kyodo news service reported on Saturday.

Tokyo Olympics organisers are to meet with government officials on Saturday. They are expected to discuss whether to allow spectators from abroad to attend the Games.

(Reporting by Sakura Murakami; Editing by William Mallard)

Source: Reuters

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