Second-day for N. Korea's inspection team in S. Korea

북측 점검단 선발대 2틀째, 평창 일정 돌입

A team from North Korea is here in the South for a second day today.... to check out facilities for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics,.... where North Korean athletes will be competing next month.
Today.... they visited the venues for cross-country and alpine skiing.
And before we sit down with an expert.... Our Ji Myung-kil tells us more about the North Korean delegation's visit.
After spending their first day of a three-day visit in South Korea inspecting facilities in Gangneung, the 8-member North Korean delegation is in Pyeongchang on Friday.
In the morning... they visited the International Broadcast Center and the accommodation facilities.
In the early afternoon they visited the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium where the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics will take place.
They also looked around the Alpensia Ski Resort, venue for the cross-country skiing events.
Three North Korean athletes will compete in the cross-country skiing.
At the moment, the inspection team is checking out the Yongpyong Alpine Center... located in the PyeongChang mountain cluster, as three North Korean athletes will compete in alpine skiing.
A total of 22 North Korean athletes will compete in 5 disciplines, making this the largest North Korean delegation in Winter Olympic history.

On Saturday... the inspection team plans to check out accommodation facilities in Seoul for the 30-member taekwondo demonstration team that Pyongyang agreed to send for the games, as well as the concert hall of a local broadcasting station.
They will head back to North Korea on Saturday afternoon.

With the North Korean women's ice hockey team already in the South,... other North Korean athletes are expected to arrive in South Korea on February 1st, while the art troupe will arrive on February 6th. Cheerleaders, members of the taekwondo demonstration team and journalists are scheduled to arrive on February 7th.
Ji Myung-kil, Arirang News.

Arirang News Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arirangtvnews
------------------------------------------------------------
[Subscribe Arirang Official YouTube]
ARIRANG TV: http://www.youtube.com/arirang
ARIRANG RADIO: http://www.youtube.com/Music180Arirang
ARIRANG NEWS: http://www.youtube.com/arirangnews
ARIRANG K-POP: http://www.youtube.com/arirangworld
ARIRANG ISSUE: http://www.youtube.com/arirangtoday
ARIRANG CULTURE: http://www.youtube.com/arirangkorean
------------------------------------------------------------
[Visit Arirang TV Official Pages]
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arirangtv
Twitter: http://twitter.com/arirangworld
Instagram: http://instagram.com/arirangworld
Homepage: http://www.arirang.com
------------------------------------------------------------
[Arirang K-Pop]
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/arirangworld
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/arirangkpop
Google+: http://plus.google.com/+arirangworld


(Source: ARIRANG NEWS, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KcgXBzlOAks)
Recommended posts powered by Google