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NYT: Beijing Asked Putin to Delay Ukraine Invasion Until After Winter Olympics

HeadlineMar 03, 2022

The New York Times reports top Chinese officials had advance knowledge last month of Russia’s plans to invade Ukraine and pressed President Putin to delay the assault until after the end of the Winter Olympics in Beijing. Meanwhile, the International Paralympic Committee has banned athletes from Russia and Belarus from competing when the Paralympic Winter Games get underway in Beijing on Friday.

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