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Opening ceremony launches Winter Olympics in S. Korea
Opening ceremony launches Winter Olympics in S. Korea

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PyeongChang, Feb 9: The PyeongChang Olympic Stadium ushered in the 23rd Winter Games on Friday with a glittering opening ceremony that saw athletes from both South and North Korea, two countries who have technically been at war for 65 years, marching together under a unified Korean flag showing a blue, borderless country. A shirtless Tongan flag-bearer in freezing temperature and 169 Russian athletes set to compete as neutrals were the other highlights.

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Update: 09-February-2018

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