The Myanmar athlete who put aside his Olympic dream to stand up for democracy | The World

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The Olympics are seen by many athletes as the pinnacle of elite sport, with some dedicating their lives to represent their country. But for swimmer Win Htet Oo, the choice between standing up for democracy and following his Olympic dream was an easy one. He explains to The World his decision to boycott the Tokyo Games.

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