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Tokyo 2020: Japanese Olympic Committee chief Tsunekazu Takeda to step down amid corruption claims

Independent Tuesday, 19 March 2019
French prosecutors have questioned Takeda in Paris and placed him under formal investigation in December for suspected corruption in Tokyo's successful bid to host the 2020 Summer Games
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​French prosecutors placed Takeda under formal investigation for “active corruption” last December.

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