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Wed Dec 8, 2021, 12:52 AM

2022 Beijing Winter Olympics: Australia joins US diplomatic boycott

Source: BBC

Australia has said it will join the US in a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in China.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the decision was in response to "human rights abuses" in China's Xinjiang province and "many other issues that Australia has consistently raised".

Athletes would still attend, he added.

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Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-59573500

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Wed Dec 8, 2021, 02:33 AM

1. they need to move the Olympics out of China

seriously

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Wed Dec 8, 2021, 08:00 AM

2. A boycott by officials.....

Boy, that'll sure put their sorry asses in a sling.

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Wed Dec 8, 2021, 12:09 PM

3. Should be full athletic boycotts as well.

At some point, the abuses China has made to it's own population should stop being rewarded.

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