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No Samsung phones, Nike uniforms for North Koreans? Sanctions cloud Olympic perks

SEOUL (Reuters) - All of the almost 3,000 athletes competing at the upcoming Pyeongchang Winter Olympics are set to get perks including the latest $930 Samsung smartphones, top of the range new equipment to take home and sleek Nike uniforms.
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