Tokyo declares fourth state of emergency two weeks before Olympics start

A fourth state of emergency has been declared in Tokyo, just two weeks before the city is set to host the Olympic Games.

It means the games, scheduled for July 23 to August 8, will be held under strict Covid restrictions.

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