Biden Supports Suga in Moving Forward With Olympics: Nikkei

U.S. President Joe Biden expresses his support outlined by Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga for Japan’s efforts to carry out a safe Summer Olympics, Nikkei reports.

  • Suga told Biden at a meeting between G-7 events that, “We will take all precautions against infections in carrying out a safe and secure” Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics”
  • Conversations, totaling about 10 minutes, took place across several exchanges between meetings
  • Nikkei says, citing a Japanese official that, “The talks did not take place according to form, but the two leaders were able to hold substantive discussions”

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