U.S. lawmaker: ‚Refusal to honor victims of Munich massacre will stain the IOC‘

26.07.2012                      07.Aw. 5772

London 2012:

U.S. lawmaker: 'Refusal to honor victims of Munich massacre will stain the IOC'

Law makers, former Olympic athletes join petition to hold moment of silence.

The campaign to observe a minute on silence to commemorate 40 years since the murder of eleven Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, at the Olympic opening ceremony in London on Friday is attracting wide support in the United States with law makers joining the call to hold a moment of silence joining the support already expressed by President Barack Obama and including the support of both President Obama's and his Republican contender Mitt Romney's….