March 08, 2018 09:07
Two North Korean athletes and over 20 officials arrived in South Korea for the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang on Wednesday, two days ahead of its opening on Friday.
Hwang Chung-song, who leads the North Korean delegation for the Paralympics, said he was pleased to participate in the sports event here.
Two North Korean sit-skiers, Kim Jong-hyon and Ma Yu-chol, will compete in cross-country skiing.
This is the first time ever for North Korea to participate in the Winter Paralympics and the North's players and officials will return home on March 15.
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