The 1980 Summer Olympics boycott of the Moscow Olympics was one part of a number of actions initiated by the United States to protest the Soviet invasion of ...
Feb 9, 2014
'I was there':
Declassified Documents Shed Light on 1980
The Olympic Boycott, 1980. In 1980, the United States led a boycott of the Summer Olympic Games in Moscow to protest the late 1979 Soviet invasion of ...
Then, poised for Olympic glory, his dreamed dissolved as a result of the 1980
I'm sure we'll get the usual tsk-tsk'ing from the usual suspects, and maybe even
the 2014 equivalent of Jimmy Carter's
Scene from the opening ceremony of the Moscow Olympic Games, 1980. The small New Zealand team marched behind a black flag with a silver fern rather than ...
Feb 4, 2014
On this day in 1980, President Jimmy Carter announces that the U.S. will boycott the Olympic Games scheduled to take place in Moscow that summer.