G7 nations say they support Japan 2020 Olympics

G7 summit in Cornwall

CARBIS BAY, England (Reuters) - The Group of Seven wealthy nations said they supported the holding of the Tokyo Olympics this year, a communique issued on Sunday after a leaders' summit in Cornwall.

"We reiterate our support for the holding of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 in a safe and secure manner as a symbol of global unity in overcoming COVID-19," the communique said.

(Reporting by William James)

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