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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 8 months ago

Why did President Carter call for the United States boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympic Games?

 A.

to condemn the Soviet Union’s 1979 invasion of Afghanistan

 B.

because the Soviet Union did not support the Camp David Accords

 C.

as an attempt to end Soviet domination of the Olympic Games

 D.

to send a message that the United States did not support the Soviet presence in Eastern Europe

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  • Phil
    Lv 6
    8 months ago
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    The answer is A. The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan,

    But then again I think some or all of the other answers might also have some part in the decision.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    E. Because the Soviets were winning too many gold medals.

  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    If I answer "A", I get an "A".

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