After several deliberations , the Olympic and Paralympics games expected to tale place in Tokyo has been postponed .
According to Japan’s Prime Minister, the IOC has also agreed to the postponement.
“I proposed to postpone for a year and [IOC] president Thomas Bach responded with 100% agreement,” he said.
A one-year delay would also apply to the Tokyo Paralympic Games.
It has also agreed that despite the postponement, it will still be dubbed Tokyo 2020 when the event take place next year .
The Tokyo 2020 is expected to take place from July 24 to August 9
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