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  1. Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks outside Downing Street in London

    Olympics-UK's Johnson "instinctively" against sporting bans

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he was "instinctively" against sporting boycotts when asked whether he would support a ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Georgian opposition leader Nika Melia leaves a prison in Rustavi

    Georgia's opposition returns to parliament after months of boycott

    Georgia's largest opposition party United National Movement (UNM) said on Sunday it would return to the parliament after having boycotted it for ...
  3. Israel accused Human Rights Watch's local director of supporting the campaign to boycott the

    Commentary: Can boycotts over Gaza conflict achieve their intended objectives?

    As awareness about political, economic and social issues become greater, brands can bear the brunt of unhappiness. SUSS’ Lau Kong Cheen explains, ...
  4. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi speaks at a news conference in Washington, U.S., about the COVID-

    Pelosi calls for US and world leaders to boycott China's 2022 Olympics

    US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday (May 18) called for a US diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: U.S. and Chinese flags outside the Pentagon

    US business lobby calls on China to play fair, warns of consumer boycott danger

    BEIJING :China should implement its commitments to equal treatment for foreign business and abandon "implicit" guidance to replace foreign ...
  6. Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics - Test Events

    White House says US not discussing boycott of Beijing Olympics

    The US is not discussing a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing due to alleged human rights abuses, White House press secretary Jen ...
  7. Susanne Lyons, Acting Chief Executive Officer of United States Olympic Committee testifies before a

    Be prepared for Beijing Games boycott talk, warns USOPC chief

    Susanne Lyons, chair of the United States Olympic Paralympic Committee (USOPC), said on Wednesday athletes can expect a lot more talk about a ...