Olympic preparations worry Tokyo residents

Tokyo's hosting of Olympics in 2020 is cause for both celebration and concern about the work that lies ahead.

    Since Tokyo was awarded the right to host the Olympic Games in 2020 there has been considerable cause for celebration in the Japanese capital.

    But many have followed the period of celebration with concerns and complaints about the work that lies ahead.

    Al Jazeera's Wayne Hay reports from Tokyo.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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