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FLASHBACK FRIDAY: MUHAMMAD ALI’S 1980 MOSCOW OLYMPIC BOYCOTT VISIT TO LIBERIA

Muhammad Ali FBF
On February 8, 1980 , Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali visited Liberia to get support for the Moscow 1980  Summer Olympics boycott. Ali successfully got the country to join. Two months after Ali’s visit, Liberia experienced a coup d’etat.
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