White House Confirms Biden Admin Not Discussing Boycott of Beijing OlympicsEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

The White House on Wednesday reiterated that the Biden administration is not discussing a joint boycott of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, noting that the United States is still planning to attend the event. The confirmation comes after the State Department initially said yesterday that it was discussing with allies whether or not to consider a potential joint boycott, before the department later backtracked on this. The Biden administration continued with the finding by the Trump administration that China was committing genocide with its repression of Uighurs and other ethnic minorities. During the daily briefing, a reporter asked press secretary Jen Psaki why this finding has not warranted a response or action from the United States, and also enquired what the country might need to see from China before it fully participates in the Olympics. “Just to be very clear and reiterate—our position has not changed in our planned participation,” Psaki …Read More

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