More than 80% of people in Japan say the Tokyo Olympics should be canceled or postponed.
The Olympics are scheduled to open on July 23 — already postponed from last summer because of the pandemic.
Tokyo is currently battling a surge of COVID-19 cases that prompted the national government to call a state of emergency last week.
80% say Tokyo Olympics should be called off or won't happen https://t.co/VGULz2vKAq
— The Independent (@Independent) January 11, 2021
In one poll, people were asked if the Olympics can be held; 81% responded “no.”
In another poll, 80.1% of respondents said the Olympics should be canceled or rescheduled.
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