Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness 'Respect for Every Player Who Takes a Stand on Ukraine'

How political should an international football tournament strive to be? Bayern Munich President Uli Hoeness says he doesn't support a boycott, but argues that European football should take a stand against Ukraine's treatment of former opposition leader Yulia Tymoshenko.
Europe is gearing up for the European Championships. But human rights issues in Ukraine threaten to cast a pall over the tournament.

Europe is gearing up for the European Championships. But human rights issues in Ukraine threaten to cast a pall over the tournament.

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Interview conducted by Cathrin Gilbert