A COALITION OF VIETNAMESE POLITICAL AND HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS CALLING ON WORLD LEADERS TO BOYCOTT THE 2022 BEIJING WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES
LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, January 4, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ -- A coalition of Vietnamese political and human rights organizations issues an open letter urging the leaders of the world to boycott the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games. These organizations include the Assembly For Democracy Of Vietnam (Họp Mặt Dân Chủ), Humanistic Socialist Party (Đảng Nhân Bản Xã Hội), Tan Dai Viet Party (Đảng Tân Đại Việt), Great Viet Party (Đại Việt Quốc Dân Đảng), Vietnam Democracy Federation (Lực Lượng Dân Tộc Cứu Nguy Tổ Quốc), Vietnam Human Rights Network (Mạng Lưới Nhân Quyền Việt Nam), and Vietnamese Nationalist Party (Việt Nam Quốc Dân Đảng). They are committed to the struggle for a non-communist, free and democratic Vietnam. Several of them have been established inside Vietnam decades before the Communists take control of the whole country in 1975.
Following are the reasons this open letter calls for the boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games.
- China brutally suppressed human rights, typically in:
• Xinjiang Region, they practice genocide with millions of Uighurs and other
Turkic peoples incarcerated in prisons known as “re-education” camps,
- China flagrantly violates international laws as follows:
• They occupy by force the Paracel Archipelago and several islands within the
- China’s aggression is causing instability and endangering world peace such as:
• They militarize the artificial islands in the South China Sea,
In light of the above facts, the open letter confirms that boycotting the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games is not only a most concrete action to condemn China’s aggression but also an effective method to promote human rights, the rule of law, and actively protect world peace.
The 2022 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Beijing, China, from February 04 until February 20, 2022. Since the day the International Olympic Committee gave China the privilege to organize this event, there have been several open letters published by civil society and human rights groups urging for boycotting the Games. Recently, the governments of the USA, Great Britain, Australia, Canada, and Japan have also decided on diplomatic boycotts of this event.
It’s worth mentioning that these boycotts were only based on China’s human rights violations. Only this open letter has cited other violations and illegal acts that China has committed, to strengthen the case for a total boycott by the world community.
In conclusion, the open letter emphasizes that boycotting the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games will sternly warn China that the world is not turning a blind eye to Beijing’s malicious attempt at world domination.
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