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Tokyo Olympics: North Korea will not participate due to Covid-19 concerns

Business Standard | 06/04/2021 10:25 PM | Click to read full article

North Korea would not be participating in the upcoming Tokyo Olympics due to concerns over Covid-19.

North Korean officials announced that the country would not be participating in Tokyo Olympics in order to "protect players from the world public health crisis caused by Covid-19."