U.S. announces diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics, China threatens repercussions

Dec 6, 2021

White House press secretary Jen Psaki announced on Monday that the Biden administration "will not send any diplomatic or official representation" to the upcoming Beijing Olympics.

Psaki, in confirming the long-expected diplomatic boycott, cited the Chinese government's "ongoing genocide and crimes against humanity in Xinjiang," as well as "other human rights abuses."

Source: Yahoo Sports