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North Korea Says to Send Senior Officials, Athletes to Olympics: South Korea

U.S. News

South Korea also proposed that athletes from the two Koreas march together at the Games' opening ceremony and other joint activities between the two nations during the Games, Chun told reporters outside the first formal talks between North and South Korea in more than two years.

Why North Korea Has No Interest in Talking to the South

U.S. News

Moon said the Koreas should start off with "easy" subjects. He proposed talks for reducing animosities across their heavily armed border and a resumption of meetings between aging relatives separated by war. He invited the North to participate in next year's Winter Olympics, which South Korea is hosting. And he proposed ambitious longer-term projects, such as reconnecting an inter-Korean railway and building a gas pipeline connecting the Koreas with Russia.

North Korea calls off joint Olympic event with South

Al Jazeera

North Korea has cancelled a joint cultural performance with artists from the South Korea, Seoul officials have said.

North Korea to join Olympics in South Korea as tensions ease

Los Angeles Times

The first high-level diplomatic talks between North and South Korea in two years ended Tuesday with a historic deal inviting Pyongyang to participate in the upcoming Winter Olympics.

IOC boss to visit North Korea after Winter Olympics: source

The Japan Times

PYEONGCHANG, SOUTH KOREA – International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach will visit North Korea after the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics as part of an agreement between the IOC and North and South Korea, a source within the Olympic movement told said Monday.