Category Archives: London 2012 Olympics

Andrew Dismore asks Mayor Johnson to support minutes silence at the games in memory of the Munich Massacre. [Full Transcript]

During the Mayors Question Time on 23rd May, Andrew Dismore AM asks Mayor Boris Johnson to support the call for a minutes silence in memory of the 11 Israeli athletes and coaches murdered during the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, as requested by families of those murdered. A petition started by the wife of murdered athlete Andrei Spitzer has collected almost 70,000 signatures. […]

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Press Release: Dismore uses first Mayor’s question time to raise minute’s silence at London Olympics

Labour London Assembly Member Andrew Dismore has demanded at the first Mayor’s Question Time since May’s elections that  the Mayor stands up to the IOC in support of the campaign for a minute’s silence to commemorate the victims of terror at the Munich Olympics of 1972.The call follows the rejection by the International Olympic Committee to mark the anniversary of […]

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