Advertising Console

    Tokyo, Madrid, Istanbul Await 2020 Olympics Vote

    Rebecca Stefansky

    by Rebecca Stefansky

    Leading Tokyo's final pitch for the 2020 Olympics, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe assured the IOC that the leak of radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear plant is "under control" and will never affect Tokyo. The Japanese city is competing against Madrid and Istanbul, with all three making their final presentations ahead of a vote later in the day by the International Olympic Committee in Buenos Aires.