The Tokyo 2020 Torch is to visit a town that was evacuated in the wake of the 2011 tsunami and earthquake, it has been confirmed.
Participants and spectators attending the Olympic Torch Relay in Fukushima prefecture have been promised that it is safe and they will not be exposed to radiation.
Radiation hot spots have been detected near to the starting point of the Tokyo 2020 Torch Relay in Fukushima, Greenpeace has warned.
International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach will reassure Tokyo 2020 visitors that food from the host nation is safe, Japan's Foreign Ministry has claimed.
South Korea is threatening to review plans to hold a pre-Olympic Games training camp in Japan next year because of concerns relating to radioactivity from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.
The Korean Sport and Olympic Committee (KSOC) has written to Tokyo 2020 organisers to express concern about food from Fukushima being served at the Games.