Associated Press7h ago / 12:39 PM UTCThe Olympic rings in front of the New National Stadium in Tokyo.Jae C. Hong / APThe International Olympic Committee will face “several hundred million dollars” of added costs because of the postponement of the Tokyo Games, the body’s president said in an interview with German newspaper Die Welt on Sunday.Estimates in Japan put the overall cost of the postponement at $2 billion to $6 billion. Except for the IOC portion, all added costs will be borne by the Japanese side according to an agreement signed in 2013 when Tokyo was awarded the Olympics.“We agreed with the prime minister that Japan will continue to cover the costs it would have done under the terms of the existing agreement for 2020, and the IOC will continue to be responsible for its share of the costs,” IOC President Thomas Bach said. “For us, the IOC, it is already clear that we shall be faced with several hundred million dollars of additional costs.”Nancy Ing and Reuters7h ago / 12:36 PM UTCFrance expected to extend lockdownPeople walk through the business district of Paris during nationwide confinement measures to curb coronavirus on Thursday, April 9. Thibault Camus / APFrench President Emmanuel Macron will


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