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Olympics boss confronts Tokyo protesters

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Olympics boss confronts Tokyo protesters

Olympics boss confronts Tokyo protesters

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach briefly confronted a small group of anti-Olympics protesters outside the Tokyo Metropolitan Government, building following his meeting with the city's governor Yuriko Koike on Monday.


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