Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters

‘Naming and shaming’ latest strategy by rights groups seeking boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

  • Sponsors, other firms supporting 2022 Games named in attempt to create action over alleged human rights violations in Xinjiang, Tibet and Hong Kong
  • The IOC says awarding the Olympic Games does not mean the IOC agrees with a host nation’s political structure or human rights standards

Topic |   Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters
Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics. Calls for a boycott of the 2022 Games on human rights grounds are “doomed to failure”, a Chinese government spokesperson says. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE