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Australia Joins US in Diplomatic Boycott of Beijing Olympics

From: The Hill

Australia has announced that it will join the U.S. in a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics next year, Reuters reported.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday that China has not made any attempts to respond to several issues raised by Australia, including alleged human rights abuses, the report said.

The diplomatic boycott will still allow Australian athletes to compete in the Olympics, he added, in a move similar to the U.S. 

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