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The Olympics


News, information and stories about the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games and the Olympics in general.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

North Korea To Celebrate The "Peace" Olympics With Military Parade

I would normally say "how ironic". However, North Korea doesn't do "irony"! brought to you by "The Living Brand"

North Korea's Diversion Tactic

The diversion has been effectively kyboshed by Tillerson, who says there will be no "freeze for freeze" scenario whereby the USA suspends its military exercises beyond the Olympics. brought to you by "The Living Brand"

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

North and South Korea To March Under Unification Flag?

The media claim that North and South Korea might march into the Olympics stadium under the unification flag.

Let us see if the North really does turn up! brought to you by "The Living Brand"

Monday, January 15, 2018

North Korea Playing Silly Buggers As Usual brought to you by "The Living Brand"

Friday, January 12, 2018

ROK Sets Out Its Terms For The North's Participation reports that a letter addressed to North Korean representative Ri Son Gwon on Friday, South Korea’s Ministry of Unification (MoU) proposed a high level meeting on January 15 to discuss the DPRK’s participation in the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, according to the MoU spokesperson’s office.

The R.O.K. Government proposed to hold working-level talks through the Panmunjeom communications channel today (1.12) under the name of Unification Minister Cho Myoung Gyon, chief delegate of the inter-Korean high-level talks, addressed to North Korea’s chief delegate,” an email from the spokesperson’s office read.

In the letter, the R.O.K. Government proposed to meet at Panmunjeom (Peace House) on January 15, 10 A.M.,” it added.

A delegation of three officials from Seoul would be present, with the chief delegate being Unification Vice Minister Chun Hae-sung.

The South also delivered a document presenting its position regarding the North’s participation in the PyeongChang Olympics and matters on cultural events,” the email added.

Now the horse-trading begins! brought to you by "The Living Brand"

And So It Begins..North Korea Adds To Its Demands brought to you by "The Living Brand"

Thursday, January 11, 2018

North Korean Delegation To Be 400-500

Yonhap reports that North Korea is expected to send a delegation of between 400-500 people to South Korea for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.

May I ask who will be paying for them, and will that payment breach sanctions? brought to you by "The Living Brand"

Reality Check! brought to you by "The Living Brand"