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China says U.S. diplomatic boycott of Winter Olympics could harm co-operation


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© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Olympic Rings are seen at the athletes’ village of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics in Zhangjiakou, Hebei province, China, November 19, 2021. Picture taken November 19, 2021. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

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BEIJING (Reuters) – China warned on Tuesday that a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics by U.S. government officials could harm two-way dialogue and co-operation in important areas.

Foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said the United States’ “plot” of trying to disrupt the Olympics was doomed to fail, leading to a loss of “moral authority and credibility”.

China opposed the boycott and would take “resolute countermeasures”, Zhao told a regular media briefing in the capital, Beijing.

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