South and North Korea discuss joint women’s ice hockey team for Olympics

The two countries have also talked about having their athletes march together at the Pyeongchang Games opening ceremony agreed to send a large delegation to the Games. South Koreas vice-minister for sport, Roh Tae-kang, said […]

North Korea reopens hotline with South hours after Trump button boast

Move raises hopes of diplomatic thaw after Kim Jong-un said he would consider sending athletes to Winter Olympics Kim Jong-un said he would consider sending his countrys athletes to next months boast about the size […]

White House says US ‘looks forward’ to participating in Winter Olympics

The White House has moved to quell doubts over the United States participation in next years Winter Olympics in South Korea The White House has moved to quell doubts over Americas participation in next years […]

How NBA star Dennis Rodman came to stand between the world and nuclear war

2017 has become the year when absurd jokes appear to be coming true. When Dennis Rodman made his first trip to North Korea back in 2013,

It says a lot about the world that the only man on good terms with both Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un is a former basketball player 2017 has become the year when absurd jokes appear […]

Pyeongchang 2018: growing North Korea fears dim hopes for Olympic unity

Pyeongchang 2018: growing North Korea fears dim hopes for Olympic unity

Next years Winter Games in South Korea were cast as a potential refuge from the specter of war but in the current climate, can they still offer respite? The Olympics have traditionally been cast as […]