scheduled to run from 23 July to 8 August next year.
Games could be held next summer without a vaccine or effective drugs to treat
COVID-19 being found.
2022, Mori replied: “No.” “In that case, the Olympics will be
scrapped,” he added.
Yoshitake Yokokura, said on Tuesday it will be “difficult” to hold
the Olympics in 2021 without vaccines or effective drugs being developed.
shouldn’t host the Olympics, but that it would be difficult to do so,” he
Japan, it will still be difficult to hold the games unless the pandemic is over
in the rest of the world.”
available by mid-2021, though others have warned there is no guarantee a
vaccine can be successfully developed.