KOREA: North and South Korea Announce Joint Women’s Olympic Ice Hockey

TRUMAN DALY WRITES — The last time the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea appeared at the Olympics was after the end of the Korean War. Fast forward 54 years, the DPRK and the Republic of Korea have put forth a unified women’s ice hockey team for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. Despite frequent appearances from both nations at the Summer and Winter Olympics, this will be the first time either has been represented by a unified team in any sport. This will also be the first time the DPRK will compete in the Olympic games hosted...

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