US considers joint boycott of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

//US considers joint boycott of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

US considers joint boycott of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics

The Biden administration said on Tuesday that it was considering a joint boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, amid calls from lawmakers and advocacy groups to back away from the Games because of alleged human rights violations in China. A boycott by the US in coordination with Washington’s allies “is something that we certainly wish to discuss,” State Department spokesman Ned Price told reporters, adding that discussions on the matter “are under way”.“A coordinated approach will be not…

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