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Inquirier.net
IOC tries to calm Olympic concerns amid North Korea tensionraising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the P
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 minutes ago
raising questions about security, the IOC is trying to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games. The International Olympic Committee said Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and the “heads of government... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Olympian, former president weigh in on rising tension between U.S., North Koreaare security concerns,” said the bobsledder, who grew up in Douglas County, “We
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 5 hours ago
are security concerns,” said the bobsledder, who grew up in Douglas County, “We have faith and confidence that the U.S. Olympic Committee is looking out for our best interests.” © 2017 WXIA-TV France threatens to withdraw from South Korean... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IOC confident over Korea Games as French committee plays down concernsREUTERS: France's Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns ove
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
REUTERS: France's Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns over next year's winter Games in South Korea, as organisers said athletes' wellbeing was their priority and expressed confidence the event would go ahead. With tensions on... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
North Korea Could Be Causing Problems For South Korea's 2018 Olympics50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingl
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 hours ago
50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingly agitated rogue nation is making some Olympic committees nervous. And North Korea's weapons capabilities have grown significantly in recent months. The country's... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
North Korea Could Be Causing Problems For South Korea's 2018 Olympics50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingl
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 8 hours ago
50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingly agitated rogue nation is making some Olympic committees nervous. And North Korea's weapons capabilities have grown significantly in recent months. The country's... Read more
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KIVI Boise
North Korea Could Be Causing Problems For South Korea's 2018 Olympics50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingl
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 hours ago
50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingly agitated rogue nation is making some Olympic committees nervous. And North Korea's weapons capabilities have grown significantly in recent months. The country's... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
North Korea Could Be Causing Problems For South Korea's 2018 Olympics50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingl
KGTV San Diego / Posted 8 hours ago
50 miles away from the border with North Korea. The proximity to an increasingly agitated rogue nation is making some Olympic committees nervous. And North Korea's weapons capabilities have grown significantly in recent months. The country's... Read more
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Bizjournals
Long road: L.A. execs mix patience, politicking to deliver 2028 Olympicsnobody really knew. Guesses at the time ranged from a long shot to a coin flip.
Bizjournals / Posted 11 hours ago
nobody really knew. Guesses at the time ranged from a long shot to a coin flip. Vote counting in the opaque International Olympic Committee is a fool’s errand, especially this time. Even in normal times, there’s no formal set of criteria for... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
East High School students protest suspension of administrators following firing of cheer coach“he is an Olympic athlete having won 3 Team USA First place rings in preliminar
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 11 hours ago
“he is an Olympic athlete having won 3 Team USA First place rings in preliminary games.” But a spokesman for the U.S. Olympic Committee said “Williams was never on any Olympic roster.” “Nobody has ever heard of him” and there is “no record of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
North Korea triggers 2018 Winter Olympics security scareWinter Olympics in South Korea amid security fears over nuclear-armed North Kor
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 hours ago
Winter Olympics in South Korea amid security fears over nuclear-armed North Korea. Despite efforts by the International Olympic Committee to calm the jitters, winter Olympic powerhouse Austria said it was prepared to envisage staying away from... Read more
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CBC.ca
IOC calms Winter Olympics concern amid North Korea tensionto calm concern about the Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea thi
CBC.ca / Posted 12 hours ago
to calm concern about the Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea this upcoming February. The International Olympic Committee said on Friday it has been in close contact with the United Nations and "the heads of government... Read more
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Daily Mail
France, Germany and Austria all threaten to stay away from Olympicsand... North Korea threatens to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific... Share
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
and... North Korea threatens to test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific... Share this article On Friday, the International Olympic Committee tried to calm security fears amid escalating tensions over the North's recent nuclear test and missile... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Olympics: IOC confident over Korea Games as French committee plays down concerns(Reuters) - France’s Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns
Reuters Sports News / Posted 13 hours ago
(Reuters) - France’s Olympic Committee on Friday played down security concerns over next year’s winter Games in South Korea, as organizers said athletes’ wellbeing was their priority and expressed confidence the event would go ahead. With tensions... Read more
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New York Post
The NHL’s shortsighted greed kept them out of the Olympicsdidn’t directly make them money right now, even after the International Ice Hoc
New York Post / Posted 14 hours ago
didn’t directly make them money right now, even after the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) were going to great lengths to pick up the cost of insuring all their player contracts. Of course,... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
IOC ready to provide North Korean athletes with gear for GamesGENEVA (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday it
Reuters Sports News / Posted 14 hours ago
GENEVA (Reuters) - The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday it was helping North Korea prepare its athletes for the winter games in South Korea next February and would cover costs of their equipment if needed. Reuters reported on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
IOC ready to provide North Korean athletes with gear for GamesGENEVA: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday it was helping
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
GENEVA: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday it was helping North Korea prepare its athletes for the winter games in South Korea next February and would cover costs of their equipment if needed. Reuters reported on Thursday that... Read more
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CTV News
IOC calms concern about 2018 Winter Olympics amid North Korea tensionOlympics in South Korea, the IOC is seeking to calm concern about the Pyeongcha
CTV News / Posted 14 hours ago
Olympics in South Korea, the IOC is seeking to calm concern about the Pyeongchang Games in February. The International Olympic Committee says it is in close contact with the United Nations and "the heads of government concerned." The IOC says... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
France threatens to withdraw from Winter Olympics over South Korea safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 15 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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CBC.ca
France threatens to skip Olympics over North Korea-U.S. tensionsfor Feb. 9-25 — had not previously raised safety concerns publicly. Canada rec
CBC.ca / Posted 16 hours ago
for Feb. 9-25 — had not previously raised safety concerns publicly. Canada recommends 'normal precautions' The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) said in a statement that the safety of its team was always its main priority. It has representatives... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Taekwondo Coaches Receive Certificateswas organised by Taekwondo Association of Malawi (TAM) with support from World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
was organised by Taekwondo Association of Malawi (TAM) with support from World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) through Malawi Olympic Committee (MOC). Out of the 20 coaches,17 were men while 3 were women. The participants came from Zomba, Mzuzu,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 16 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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FOX News
North Korea says it wants sports equipment, not missilesability to sanction foreign banks. Ri Hak Chol, the DPRK’s Ski Association pre
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
ability to sanction foreign banks. Ri Hak Chol, the DPRK’s Ski Association president, wrote a letter to the International Olympic Committee complaining the federations would not provide the country with the needed sports materials. Chol blamed... Read more
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FOX News
North Korea says it wants sports equipment, not missilesability to sanction foreign banks. Ri Hak Chol, the DPRK’s Ski Association pre
FOX News / Posted 17 hours ago
ability to sanction foreign banks. Ri Hak Chol, the DPRK’s Ski Association president, wrote a letter to the International Olympic Committee complaining the federations would not provide the country with the needed sports materials. Chol blamed... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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11 News Houston
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
11 News Houston / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KING5 Seattle / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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First Coast News
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
First Coast News / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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KTVB Boise
France threatens to withdraw from South Korean Winter Olympics over safety concernsto take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 hours ago
to take a public stance regarding a country's participation in the Olympics. It comes on the heels of International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach saying earlier this week that "there is not even a hint that there is a threat for... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Olympics: IOC says no doubts about Korea Games amid French uneasereclusive country. “We are monitoring the situation on the Korean peninsula an
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 hours ago
reclusive country. “We are monitoring the situation on the Korean peninsula and the region very closely.” an International Olympic Committee spokesman said. “Athletes’ safety and security are of course a primary concern for the IOC. This is why... Read more
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The China Post
Austria may boycott South Korean Olympics over security fearsin South Korea if tensions with North Korea get worse and athlete safety cannot
The China Post / Posted 20 hours ago
in South Korea if tensions with North Korea get worse and athlete safety cannot be guaranteed, the head of the country's Olympic Committee said on Friday. The Games are scheduled to take place from February 9-25 in Pyeongchang, less than 100... Read more
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The Manila Times
Centeno enters AIMAG gold medal roundsilver medals, but were cheered by the Philippine delegation headed by Chef de
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
silver medals, but were cheered by the Philippine delegation headed by Chef de Mission Monsour del Rosario and Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) First vice president Joey Romasanta. Chua fell to Thailand’s Annop Arromsaranon, 247-212, in the... Read more
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EuroNews
Syria scores gold in Ashgabat– in Ashgabat athletes share the same venues and the same sporting values. Acc
EuroNews / Posted 20 hours ago
– in Ashgabat athletes share the same venues and the same sporting values. According to Mowafak Jomaa, President of Syrian Olympic Committee: “Sport sends a message of love and peace between nations. What we see after any competition is two players... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
France will skip 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang if safety isn’t assuredsaid in a statement: “Safety and security is one of the most important aspects
Asian Correspondent / Posted 22 hours ago
said in a statement: “Safety and security is one of the most important aspects of Games preparation.” The United States Olympic Committee said it was working with all the relevant authorities to ensure its athletes would be safe. “Each host... Read more
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