China not worried about any ‘domino effect’ of Olympic boycotts By Reuters

China not worried about any 'domino effect' of Olympic boycotts By Reuters
3/3 China not worried about any 'domino effect' of Olympic boycotts© Reuters. A woman wearing a face mask stands in front of the logo of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics before the Olympics flame exhibition tour at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, in Beijing, China December 9, 2021. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins 2/3

By Yew Lun Tian and Ryan Woo

BEIJING (Reuters) -China is not worried about a “domino effect” of diplomatic boycotts of the Beijing Winter Olympics, it said on Thursday, after Australia, Britain and Canada joined the United States in deciding not to send officials to the Games.

The United States was the first to announce a boycott https://www.reuters.com/article/olympics-2022-biden-idCNL1N2SS22N, saying on Monday its government officials would not attend the Feb. 4-20 Games because of China’s human rights “atrocities” in the western region of Xinjiang.

“I don’t see any need to be worried…

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