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Japan: earthquakes, typhoons pose threat at Tokyo Olympics

12 Jul 2021, France 24

The coronavirus might top the risks at the Tokyo Olympics, but organisers in Japan have other deadly, unpredictable threats to contend with: natural disasters.



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