Japan's prime minister has said that holding the delayed Olympic Games in Tokyo this summer would be a sign of "victory against the coronavirus." Most Japanese people either think they will not or should not go ahead.
Japan's prime minister vows Olympics will be proof of victory over coronavirus.
Japan Prime Minister vows to press ahead with Olympics despite coronavirus surge: Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga vowed on Monday to forge ahead with preparations to hold the Tokyo Olympic Games this summer, in the face of growing public opposition as…
Departed the @WhiteHouse and am now on Air Force One with the First Lady heading to Japan and looking forward to honoring, on behalf of the United States, His Majesty, the Emperor of Japan. I will also be discussing Trade and Military with my friend, Prime Minister@AbeShinzo .
Just had a great conversation with Prime Minister Abe of Japan. I told him that the just completed Olympic venue is magnificent. He has done an incredible job, one that will make him very proud. Good things will happen for Japan and their great Prime Minister. Lots of options!
Congratulations to Prime Minister Abe of Japan, and the IOC, on their very wise decision to present the Olympics in 2021. It will be a great success, and I look forward to being there!
"We have excess corn in various parts of our country with our farmers because China did not do what they said they were going to do. And Prime Minister@AbeShinzo , on behalf of Japan, they're going to be buying all of that corn." — President@realDonaldTrump
Just had a long and very good talk with President Moon of South Korea. Things are going very well, time and location of meeting with North Korea is being set. Also spoke to Prime Minister Abe of Japan to inform him of the ongoing negotiations.
Back from Japan after a very successful trip. Big progress on MANY fronts. A great country with a wonderful leader in Prime Minister Abe!