Tokyo will host 2020 Summer Olympics
(KPLR)-Tokyo will host the 2020 Summer Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee voted Saturday in Buenos Aires to choose the city. Tokyo beat out two other contenders, Madrid and Istanbul.
Tokyo last hosted the Summer Games in 1964.
Japan is considered a safe choice despite concerns about radiation from the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe promised the committee an effective cleanup.
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