Olympic fever? Not in a Beijing where the shadow of Covid-19 deepens the winter chill

//Olympic fever? Not in a Beijing where the shadow of Covid-19 deepens the winter chill

Olympic fever? Not in a Beijing where the shadow of Covid-19 deepens the winter chill

The countdown to the Beijing Winter Olympics has entered its final month with the continued threat from Covid-19 and calls for an international boycott dampening the mood.The Games, which begin on February 4, appear to have generated little public excitement within China and foreign spectators will not be allowed to attend the Games, which the organisers have promised will be “simple, safe and spectacular”.The organisers have instituted far stricter Covid-19 containment measures than the Tokyo…

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