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IOC says it’s not a ‘super world government’ as calls grow for 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games boycott – ABC News

The International Olympic Committee says it is “closely monitoring” human rights issues in China, as the push continues for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games to be…

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International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has called on the body to commit to greater global “solidarity” and to prepare itself for the post-coronavirus “new world”, while criticising those who live in their own “echo chamber”.

  • The IOC has endorsed 15 recommendations to future-proof the Games
  • Bach says the IOC is treating human rights issues “very seriously”
  • There remain calls for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games to be boycotted

Bach was speaking this morning (AEDT) following…

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