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Olympic officials try to calm fears of Zika virus

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Organizers of this summer's Olympic games in Rio are trying to calm fears about the Zika virus.

At a press conference earlier today, organizers say the games will go on as scheduled on August 5. They say it won't be the height of mosquito season which brings the risk to nearly zero.

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