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Unified Korean Olympic Team to march at Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

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Location: Lausanne, Switzerland

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Story Headline: Unified Korean Olympic Team to march at Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Location : Lausanne, Switzerland

Date: 20th January 2018

STORY SCRIPT: IOC President Thomas Bach today announced that a delegation from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will participate at the Olympi c Winter Games PyeongChang 2018.

President Bach said: “The Olympic Games are always about building bridges. They never erect walls. The Olympic spirit is about respect, dialogue and understanding. The Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 are hopefully o pening the door to a brighter future on the Korean peninsula.”

Under the “Olympic Korean Peninsula Declaration”, the IOC will grant accreditations to the NOC of the DPRK for 22 athletes in three sports and five disciplines.

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Full statement of the IOC President Thomas Bach to the media and signature of the Olympic Korean Peninsula Declaration.

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INTERVIEW with Lee Hee-beom, President and CEO of the Organising Committee PyeongChang 2018

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INTERVIEW with Gunilla Lindberg, Chair of the Coordination Commission PyeongChang 2018

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