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.
The meteor first appeared about 90 kilometers (55 miles) north of the capital, Oslo, and continued its trail in a southwest direction before fragmenting in several flashes of light.
Tokyo is under its fourth state of emergency that will last through the Olympics and into the Paralympics next month.
Eight tourists and their driver were killed when a boulder struck their minibus in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh.
In some places, electricity failure prevented sirens from going off.
The athletes chanted “Dr. Biden, Dr. Biden” at the Tokyo Aquatics Center.