Omicron: China warns of challenges for Winter Olympics

Winter Olympics

Tibetan activists stand in front of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters during a protest ahead of the February's Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, on November 26, 2021 in Lausanne. 
 

Photo credit: Fabrice Coffrini | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Thousands of athletes, media and participants arriving from overseas are required to enter a strict "closed-loop" bubble.
  • Organisers last month admitted that the virus would be the "biggest challenge" in hosting the Games.

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