White House confirms diplomatic boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympics

//White House confirms diplomatic boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympics

White House confirms diplomatic boycott of 2022 Beijing Olympics

The United States will conduct a diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said on Monday, a move almost certain to fray a badly damaged US-China relationship even further.“The Biden administration will not send any diplomatic or official representation to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games, given the PRC’s ongoing genocide and crimes against humanity in Xinjiang and other human rights abuses,” Psaki said.“The athletes on Team…

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