“Preparations for the Tokyo Olympics continue as planned. Communicable Disease Control measures form an important part of Safe 2020 Games plans. We are fully confident that the relevant authorities, in particular in Japan and China, will take all necessary measures to resolve the situation, ”RIA Novosti quoted the representative of the IOC press service.

The XXXII Summer Olympics will be held in Tokyo from July 24 to August 9.

Earlier, Richard Pound expressed the opinion that there are no more than three months to make a decision on the Olympics 2020.