Tokyo Olympics celebrate one year to go before kickoff

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Tokyo Olympics celebrate one year to go before kickoff

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Commuters walk past the Olympic Rings Tuesday in Tokyo. To mark the year-to-go mark, the gold, silver and bronze Olympic medals are to be unveiled Wednesday as part of daylong ceremonies around the Japanese capital. Tokyo’s 1964 Olympics showcased bullet trains, futuristic designs and a new expressway, underlining Japan’s recovery following World War II. Those games were the first seen worldwide by early satellites, sending the Olympics into a new era.
A man walks past the Olympic rings Tuesday in Tokyo, as Japan marks a year-to-go until hosting the summer games with Olympic medals being unveiled Wednesday as part of daylong ceremonies around the Japanese capital. The Summer Olympics will return to Tokyo next year for the first time since 1964.

Tokyo Olympics celebrate one year to go before kickoff

Commuters walk past the Olympic Rings Tuesday in Tokyo. To mark the year-to-go mark, the gold, silver and bronze Olympic medals are to be unveiled Wednesday as part of daylong ceremonies around the Japanese capital. Tokyo’s 1964 Olympics showcased bullet trains, futuristic designs and a new expressway, underlining Japan’s recovery following World War II. Those games were the first seen worldwide by early satellites, sending the Olympics into a new era.
A man walks past the Olympic rings Tuesday in Tokyo, as Japan marks a year-to-go until hosting the summer games with Olympic medals being unveiled Wednesday as part of daylong ceremonies around the Japanese capital. The Summer Olympics will return to Tokyo next year for the first time since 1964.
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