Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern participated in a Samoan forgiveness ritual, as part of an apology for the country's racially charged "Dawn Raids."
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya believes her life is in danger and will seek asylum in Tokyo, a group supporting the 24-year-old athlete said.
Former security guard Steve Bouquet was convicted of the brutal attacks on cats in the English city of Brighton.
Twenty-one people working at the Olympics tested positive on Saturday alone, none of them athletes.
The ISS lost control of its orientation for 47 minutes on Thursday, when Russia's science lab accidentally fired its thrusters after docking.
The U.S. government criticized the “unjust outcome” of Tong's trial and said the security law was used “as a political weapon to silence dissenting voices."
Cases in Tokyo have doubled since last week, although officials claim the surge is unrelated to the games.
In the past 24 hours, nearly 12 inches of rain fell on the camps hosting more than 800,000 Rohingya.
Hopes raised that family and friends can finally meet up after months apart due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.
Experts say the surge amid the Tokyo Olympics is being propelled by the new, more contagious delta variant of the coronavirus.