U.S. officials said earlier this week that they would consult with allies on how to best handle the upcoming games, amid concerns that China is committing human rights abuses against Uyghur Muslims, Tibetans and citizens of Hong Kong.
China is using its large economic power to discourage American companies like Nike and Coca-Cola from speaking out against their genocide against the Uighurs, Waltz added.
The move comes after the Committee answered calls from athletes not to enforce its controversial Rule 50, which prohibits protests at the Olympics.
Tokyo's governor and former environment minister Yuriko Koike makes an appeal.
President Joe Biden has been urged to call for a boycott of the Winter Olympics over China's human rights record.
President Joe Biden is facing pressure to keep American athletes out of the 2022 Beijing games.
These Olympics have been cast as a symbol of mankind's resiliency and triumph over COVID. Shame on all of us if Tokyo's own domestic fatigue and general apathy from the rest of the world sinks this crowning human moment.
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Keller was identified at the Capitol riot last week, after video footage showed him in the building wearing his U.S. Olympic team jacket.
At the outset of 2021, few Americans understand the disturbing degree to which Christians and Uighur Muslims in China are persecuted.
International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound has warned the games could be canceled, unless athletes are vaccinated ahead of the general public.
Draves was the first Asian American woman to win an Olympic medal and the first woman to take home the gold in both the platform and springboard events.
Over 100 athletes will be offering experiences over the course of the five-day festival, including Allyson Felix, the six-time gold medalist track and field star for Team USA and 17-time medalist and paralympic athlete, Tatyana McFadden.
Within two years of starting cross-country, Ryun was representing the United States at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
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In March the International Olympic Committee postponed the Games by 12 months to the summer of 2021 due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Here's the story of how David Brown went from a small kid in Missouri with blurred vision to the fastest blind man in the world, and how he trains to retain that title while training facilities are shut down.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe extended the state of emergency to the entire country on April 16, after previously implementing it in select regions.
Last month, Tokyo 2020 organizers and the IOC took the unprecedented decision of postponing this summer's Olympic Games until next year.
Sports are the least of concerns in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic. But for those wanting to know, here are the cancelations and postponements from auto racing to the Olympics, baseball to hockey, tennis to golf, horse racing and more.
A pole dancer showed off some of her skills and how she's keeping occupied while in self-isolation in a new video.
The International Olympic Committee announced the rescheduled dates for the 2020 Games on Monday.
With the Tokyo 2020 Games now moved to next year, a major logistical hurdle standing in the way of completing the NBA season has been removed.
The International Olympic Committee declared the Games that have been moved to 2021 will still be called the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and it's about more than just previously-distributed promotional material.
The Olympics, Tiger at the Masters, March Madness and how many Astros hitters would get beaned as baseball opened are just a few of the things we'll miss as coronavirus has most of the sports world on pause.
The IOC postponed the Games earlier this week, meaning the Olympics will take place in 2021.