Anti-Olympics campaign in Japan gathers 350,000 signatures

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games is seen through signboards, in Tokyo

TOKYO (Reuters) - An online petition calling for the cancellation of the Tokyo Olympics has garnered 350,000 signatures, the campaign's organiser said on Friday.

Lawyer Kenji Utsunomiya launched the "Stop Tokyo Olympics" petition on May 5.

(Reporting by Kiyoshi Takenaka and Ju-min Park; Editing by Christopher Cushing)