Month: June 2021

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Manoj Fernando of Sri Lanka baseball/softball received the famous Japanese decoration

On April 29, 2021, the Japanese government announced the winners of the “Rising Sun Medal” awarded by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan to foreign citizens who have made outstanding contributions to improving friendly relations with Japan.Sri Lanka Baseball/Softball Association (SLBSA) Executive Vice President Manoj Fernando has made valuable contributions to strengthening relations between Japan …

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Tokyo’s intention for a new state of emergency, according to the IOC president, will have no impact on the Olympics.

GENEVA, April 22 – The International Olympic Committee’s President, Thomas Bach, expressed support for the Japanese government’s plan to declare a new coronavirus state of emergency in Tokyo on Wednesday, but said the decision has nothing to do with the upcoming games. Bach said the move is a proactive reaction suited for the G20, speaking …

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