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Child Abuse in Japanese Sports – News Conference

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Kanae Doi Japan Director of Human Rights Watch speaks during a news conference at The Foreign Correspondent’s Club of Japan (FCCJ) on July 22, 2020, Tokyo, Japan. Doi alongside, Keiko Kobayashi of Japan Judo Accident Victims Association and Takuya Yamazaki Sports lawyer and Executive Committee Member of World Players Association spoke about the physical, sexual and verbal abuse of child athletes by abusive coaches in Japan. The conference came a day before Tokyo will celebrate one year to go to the 2020 Olympics, rescheduled to start on July 23, 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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