Post Profile






The Anxiety of the Olympics in Korea

E. Tammy Kim writes about the political and cultural background of North and South Korea on the eve of the Winter Olympics.
read more

share
See more about: Winter Olympics

Related Posts


South Korean skiers in rare flight to North

Local Interest / France : France 24

A group of South Korean skiers flew to North Korea on Wednesday ahead of the Winter Olympics to train with their rivals, on a rare direct flight after Washington exempted it from sanctions. It was the latest in a flurry of cross-bor...

US confident in Olympics security despite NKorea tensions

Sports / Olympics : USAToday: Olympics

The United States is not aware of any specific threat to the upcoming Winter Olympics in South Korea and is confident that American athletes, coaches and spectators will be safe, despite nuclear tensions with North Korea.        

SOTU renews focus on North Korea tensions ahead of Olympics

News / International Affairs : CBSNews: World

The president's comments on North Korea during his State of the Union address come less than 10 days before the Winter Olympics are set to begin in South Korea. The North will play a significant part in those games. Ben Tracy report...

The Anxiety of the Olympics in Korea

Academics / General Science : The New Yorker: Science and Tech

Barbara Demick discusses the complicated history of North and South Korea, and their decision to march under a unified flag at this year’s Winter Olympics.

U.S. hails Olympics security plan; opposes North Korea military parade

News : Reuters: World News

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department voiced displeasure on Wednesday over North Korean plans to stage a military parade on the eve of the Winter Olympics, but it assured Americans going to the games that South Korea's se...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC