PyeongChang 2018 organizers reject North Korea co-hosting bid

North Korean bid to host Winter Olympics rejected by South Korean side
September 4th, 2013
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SEOUL – Organizers of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang have rejected suggestions by a North Korea’s International Olympic Committee (IOC) member that some events could take place in the DPRK.

PyeongChang’s organizing committee said that legal and geographic reasons meant that it would be impractical and logistically difficult for the ski resort of Masik

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Oliver Hotham

Oliver Hotham is an NK News contributor based in London. He has previously worked at the Sunday Times and politics.co.uk.

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