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Whether there will be spectators at the Paralympics will be decided after the Olympics

10.07.2021 91 просмотров

The Tokyo Paralympics will be held from August 24 to September 5.


The decision on the admission of fans to the Paralympic Games in Tokyo will be made after the end of the Olympics in the capital of Japan. This was reported to TASS by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC).

This week it became known that the vast majority of Olympic competitions in Japan will be held without spectators. Permission to visit the arenas will only be valid in the outlying prefectures of Ibaraki, Suzuoka and Miyagi.

"A decision on the number of spectators for the Paralympic Games will be made after the Olympics," the IPC said.

The Tokyo Olympics will take place from July 23 to August 8, Paralympics - from August 24 to September 5. On March 20, the organizers finally decided to hold the Olympic Games without foreign fans.

The ban on the admission of spectators in the Japanese capital is associated with measures to prevent the spread of a new coronavirus infection. On July 8, the Japanese government declared a state of emergency in Tokyo from July 12 to August 22. For the same period, the enhanced measures against the spread of infection were extended in Kanagawa, Saitama and Chiba.

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