North Korea commits to Olympic participation

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IOC president Thomas Bach (Getty Photographs)

Kim Jong Un has advised Worldwide Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach that North Korea is dedicated to competing within the Tokyo and Beijing Video games.

Kim thanked Bach and the IOC for the position the group performed in his nation’s participation within the current Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. The South Korean and North Korean athletes walked as a joint staff underneath one flag through the opening ceremony and the Video games have been seen to have eased tensions between the 2 nations.

Kim assured Bach that his nation can be represented on the Tokyo Video games in 2020 and the Winter Olympics in Beijing two years later throughout an “in depth” assembly in Pyongyang on Friday, 

“Particularly, the joint march despatched a robust message of peace,” stated Bach. “Now, on the political degree, the discussions can proceed within the Olympic spirit of understanding and peace. 

“We’ll proceed to accompany this political dialogue via sport, by serving to athletes to put together for and compete in future editions of the Olympic Video games,

“This help has already begun, with speedy help to athletes from the DPRK NOC to compete within the desk tennis World Championships, that are happening in Sweden this April.”