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Tokyo 2020 Olympics: International Olympic Committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda investigated for suspected corruption

Independent Friday, 11 January 2019
The former Olympic equestrian, who has been placed under formal investigation for 'active corruption,' is in charge of sponsorship deals worth hundreds of millions of pounds
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According to a report by CNN, on Friday, a spokeswoman for the Paris Financial Prosecutor said that the head of the Japanese Olympic Committee, Tsunekazu Takeda was placed under formal investigation in Paris last month for corruption. The investigation reportedly relates to the bidding process for...

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