HEADLINE Olympics chief Bach to visit North Korea -- IOC


Olympics chief Bach to visit North Korea -- IOC

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17:18, February 12, 2018


International Olympic Committee (IOC) 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, foreign media reported on Monday.

IOC spokesman Mark Adams said that Bach had been invited by North Korea during talks between the IOC and the two Koreas on January 20.

According to foreign media, Adams said that no dates have yet been confirmed, adding that the visit was part of the January agreement which confirmed North Korea's participation at the Games.

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