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Athlete tests positive for COVID-19 in Tokyo quarantine

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TOKYO, July 15 (Reuters) - An Olympic athlete under a 14-day quarantine period has tested positive for the new coronavirus in Tokyo, the organising committees' website reported on Thursday.

The public broadcaster NHK said the athlete had not yet relocated to the athletes' village.

The Tokyo 2020 committee did not disclose any details about the athlete.

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Reporting by Chang-Ran Kim; Editing by Kevin Liffey

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