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Friday, 11 January 2019
Japan's Olympic Committee chief has denied bribery or any wrongdoing after being indicted in France for corruption linked to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic bid.
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The president of Japan's Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda, has been indicted in France on allegations of corruption, an official has confirmed, related to his country's successful bid to host the 2020 Olympics. Lauren Anthony reports. ▶ Japan Olympics boss suspected of campaign bribery 01:18
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