Generals to join US Olympic delegation to South Korea


So we imagine the athletes competing in this year's Winter Games are feeling at least a tad bit of pressure to take home the gold.

"The joint team uniform will be delivered to Jincheon National Training Center on Saturday", the official said, referring to the team's training base in Jincheon, 90 kilometers south of Seoul.

The Russian Paralympic Committee (RPC) statement said that the list submitted to the worldwide body features a 79-strong delegation which includes 33 athletes and seven guides for the visually impaired competitiors.

The agreements are highly symbolic and emotional.

22 North Korean athletes will compete at the event but organizers are still working to provide the same or similar benefits to them.

A few weeks ago, Samsung announced a Winter Olympics Galaxy Note 8, which will be given free to athletes and staff. The other 10, including a figure skating pair, arrived in South Korea on Thursday.

He said he was not trying to send a message to North Korea by meeting the defectors.

The trio had to walk as "Independent Athletes" behind the International Olympic Committee flag during the opening ceremony as the Indian Olympic Association was under suspension at that time. "After having taken all this into consideration, the International Olympic Committee will take its final decisions on Saturday in Lausanne", it said. One event was the world table tennis championships in Chiba, Japan, where the women's team won the championship by beating the powerful Chinese, and the other was soccer's World Youth Championship in Portugal, where the Korean team reached the quarterfinals.

One condom manufacturer told the Morning Post it donated 100,000 rubbers to help stop the spread of HIV, as well as for "a successful hosting of the Winter Olympics".

Let the games begin!

According to a White House statement, Pence will lead the delegation and his wife Karen Pence is also a member of it. South Korean officials have said that during the process, the country has done everything to make sure the sanctions are not broken.