Tokyo 2020 ‘fully focused’ on Games amid Japanese politician’s cancellation warning

Japanese torchbearer Motoko Obayashi, former Olympian volleyball player, runs with the torch during the last stage of the second day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games torch relay at Tsurugajo Castle in the city of Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture on March 26, 2021. (Photo by PHILIP FONG/AFP via Getty Images)

Calling off the Tokyo 2020 Olympics is still an option if they are “no longer possible”, a senior politician from Japan’s ruling party has said. T