Updated 10:52 a.m. ET, July 23, 2021
- The Olympics Opening Ceremony officially kicked off the Tokyo 2020 Games, which were delayed by a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
- US First Lady Jill Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron attended the event.
- Athletes paraded in a near-empty stadium as Covid-19 cases continue to rise and spectators are banned from all Olympic Tokyo venues.
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