A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters
A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters

Allow full right to protest at Beijing Winter Olympics, European athletes’ body says

  • Athletes don’t have a say on the host city but may face a backlash for attending amid concerns over China’s human rights record, says union
  • Call from ‘collective voice of European athletes’ comes amid increasing support in the West for a ‘diplomatic boycott’ of the Games

Topic |   Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters
A sculpture depicting figure skaters stands at Shougang Industrial Park, near facilities housing the Beijing Organising Committee for the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Photo: Reuters
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