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N. Korea Decides Not to Participate in Tokyo Olympics: Report

N. Korea Decides Not to Participate in Tokyo Olympics: Report

   Seoul, April 6 (Jiji Press)--North Korea has decided not to participate in the Tokyo Olympics this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a North Korean website reported.
   The website said that the decision, made by the North Korean Olympic Committee at a general meeting on March 25, is intended to protect North Korean athletes from the global health crisis caused by the new coronavirus.
   The Tokyo Olympic Games are scheduled to start on July 23.

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