N, South Korea will not march collectively at Paralympics amid flag row - News Summed Up

N, South Korea will not march collectively at Paralympics amid flag row


Japan complained to South Korea about followers waving the Korean peninsula flag at a pleasant girls’s ice hockey match within the Olympics between the mixed North and South Korean crew and Sweden. North Korea’s delegation to the Paralympics stated on Thursday it “doesn’t settle for the truth that Dokdo can’t be marked resulting from political points held in Korea”, in accordance with the assertion from the Korea Paralympic Committee. In response to the North’s declare, the Worldwide Paralympics Committee stated the 2 Koreas will march individually because the flag can’t be modified. The athletes from each Koreas entered collectively on the opening of the Pyeongchang Olympics on Feb. 9 underneath the united flag. Reclusive North Korea and the wealthy, democratic South are technically nonetheless at conflict as a result of their 1950-53 battle led to a truce, not a peace treaty.


Source: bd News24 March 08, 2018 14:03 UTC


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