Tokyo-2020 Olympics Award: Japanese Olympic Committee Chairman indicted in Paris for "corruption"

The president of the Japanese Olympic Committee was indicted in early December by French investigating judges who are investigating a suspicious payment of two million euros during the campaign.


President of the Japanese Olympic Committee Tsunekazu Takeda was indicted in December in Paris for "active bribery" in the French investigation of the award of the Tokyo Olympics 2020, said Friday a judicial source, confirming a daily information The world .

A suspicious payment of two million euros. Tsunekazu Takeda was indicted on December 10 by Parisian investigating judges who have been trying for three years to shed light on a suspicious payment of two million euros made during the Japanese bid campaign in 2013, at the expense of Madrid and Istanbul.

REF: https://www.europe1.fr/international/attribution-des-jo-de-tokyo-2020-le-president-du-comite-olympique-japonais-mis-en-examen-a-paris-pour-corruption-3836639