has proposed sending a delegation of officials, athletes, and cultural ambassadors to the PyeongChang Winter Olympics
next month, South Korea
's vice unification minister Chun Hae-sung said on Tuesday. The group will include performance artists, a taekwondo demonstration team, and "high-level" delegation from the North Korea
n government, among others. The announcement followed a meeting between chief delegates of both Koreas at the Peace House on the southern side of Panmunjom. "First of all, the North Korea
showed its firm willingness to use this groundbreaking opportunity to make the talks fruitful dialogue," Chun told local media at Panmunjom. "Regarding this, the North expressed its position to send high-level delegation, members of National Olympic Committee of North Korea
, athletes, cheering and artistic squad, spectator, Taekwondo demonstration team and reporters." The South Korea
n delegation has asked the North to organize a "joint parade and joint cheering squad"...