A Tibetan activist from the Students for a Free Tibet association protests in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland on Saturday. Photo: AFP
A Tibetan activist from the Students for a Free Tibet association protests in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland on Saturday. Photo: AFP

Olympic leaders criticise Fifa as Tibet activists target IOC meeting in Switzerland

  • Tibetan students tried to interrupt an International Olympic Committee -hosted meeting on Saturday in a protest against the Beijing Winter Games
  • Fifa president Gianni Infantino’s plan to stage men’s and women’s World Cups every two years instead of four was previously criticised by the IOC

Topic |   Beijing Winter Olympics 2022
A Tibetan activist from the Students for a Free Tibet association protests in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland on Saturday. Photo: AFP
A Tibetan activist from the Students for a Free Tibet association protests in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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