Sweden Won’t Send Officials to Beijing Games

NTD Newsroom
By NTD Newsroom
January 13, 2022China in Focus

Sweden won’t send any officials to the Beijing Winter Olympics, but it’s not due to the international calls to boycott.

On Tuesday, the country’s sports minister told a local news outlet that the decision was made due to strict pandemic restrictions in China. He added that “this is not a diplomatic boycott.”

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