Moscow pulls out of US Olympics

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Literary/ Cultural Context Note

All Soviet-bloc countries with the exception of Romania boycott the US Olympics to retaliate for the US boycott of the 1980 Olympic games in Moscow.

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Editors. "Moscow pulls out of US Olympics". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=3801, accessed 30 July 2014.]