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The NewsEditor

Both the International Herald Tribune and also De Spiegel report on yesterday's announcement that the vast majority of transport to the Olympic venues will be public, De Spiegel focusing especially on whether the Tube is up to the task:

"...critics wonder if a complete car ban might discourage, say, families with kids -- or how the London Tube, which is already overburdened during rush hour, might handle an onslaught of thousands of new visitors in 2012."