Beijing Winter Olympics: France will not boycott, says minister, but others seek a united EU front

//Beijing Winter Olympics: France will not boycott, says minister, but others seek a united EU front

Beijing Winter Olympics: France will not boycott, says minister, but others seek a united EU front

France will not follow the lead of some other Western governments by boycotting the Winter Olympics in Beijing in February, although any human rights abuses in China must be condemned, the education minister said on Thursday.However, the French foreign minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Paris should take a common stand with other European Union countries on a possible diplomatic boycott.Le Drian, who held a joint news conference with his German counterpart Annalena Baerbock in Paris on Thursday,…

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