Olympics-IOC's Bach lauds medical workers, says Games will send powerful message of peace


Reuters | Tokyo | Updated: 20-07-2021 06:07 IST | Created: 20-07-2021 06:07 IST
Olympics-IOC's Bach lauds medical workers, says Games will send powerful message of peace
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International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach praised medical workers and volunteers for making the Tokyo Games possible amid the coronavirus pandemic and said the event would send a powerful message of "peace and solidarity".

The Games, postponed last year because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, begin on Friday.

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