North Korea Will Send Team to Olympics Following Talks with Host Country South Korea

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PEOPLE.com—After months of rising tensions over North Korea’s nuclear weapons programs, the country has agreed to send a team to next month’s Winter Olympic Games in South Korea. “The North said that they will send a high-level delegation, including Olympic committee representatives, athletes, a cheering squad, an art performance group, spectators, Taekwondo demonstrators and press,” said vice minister of unification Chun Hae-sung, according to The Washington Post. The announcement comes after...

South Korea says North Korea has said it will send a delegation to the Winter Olympics next month in the South. South Korea says North Korea has said it will send a delegation to the Winter Olympics next month in the South.