The united states boycotted the 1980 summer olympics when it was held where? – 2017

the united states boycotted the 1980 summer olympics when it was held where?






Background. The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in December 1979 spurred US President Jimmy Carter to issue an ultimatum on January 20, 1980: If Soviet troops did not withdraw from Afghanistan within one month, the United States would boycott the Moscow Olympics in summer 1980.
1980 Summer Olympics boycott – Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1980_Summer_Olympics_boycott

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