Amanpour and Company

What's Happening With This Year's Olympic Games?

Clip: 05/25/2021 | 2m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

The Tokyo Olympics are set to start in under two months, but so far things are off to a rocky start. The U.S. is urging citizens to avoid traveling to Japan as it enters a fourth wave of the pandemic, while a recent poll shows 83% of Japanese people want the summer games either postponed or cancelled altogether. Veteran sports commentator Bob Costas has covered 11 Olympic Games and joins the show.

Aired: 05/25/21

Rating: NR

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