IOC VP Ng Ser Miang on Beijing 2022

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Not long from now the Olympic cauldron will be ignited, signaling the start of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games. How is the Omicron variant affecting preparations? Will athletes and spectators be safe? And how will Beijing perform under the pressure of becoming the first city in history to host both the Summer and Winter Olympics?

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