Lynch, Kevin
March 1980
National Review;3/7/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p265
The article comments on an Olympic boycott proposed by U.S. President Jimmy Carter in retaliation to the invasion of Afghanistan by the Soviet Union. It cites various ways to retaliate without boycotting the Olympic games in Moscow. It stresses the precautionary measures taken by the Soviet Union in order to prevent problems during the games. It emphasizes the importance of the 1979 Spartakiad to the Soviet Union.


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