The official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) said in a report that Kim Yo Jong "took the platform of the opening ceremony" along with South Korean President Moon Jae-in.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in, right, shook hands Saturday with Kim.
In a fascinating development, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister made a show of attending the Games' opening ceremonies this weekend in Pyeongchang, South Korea, along with her nation's ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong Nam.
Moon and Pence didn't discuss an invitation extended by Kim Jong Un to meet with the South Korean leader in Pyongyang, said a senior White House official who requested anonymity to discuss internal deliberations.
Vice President Mike Pence, who was visiting South Korea for the Olympics, has used increasingly hostile language against the North in recent days, calling it the most tyrannical regime on the planet and steadfastly avoiding interactions with North Korean delegates at the Games. "That is a very odd time, if in fact he is trying to show a warming", Mattis said, referring to Kim Jong Un.
Russia, Turkey to enhance military coordination in Syria
Hundreds of people attended funerals this weekend for eleven soldiers killed in a single day of fighting on Saturday. On February 11, pro-opposition Syrian media reports said Turkish backed forces gained control of the village.
If Moon accepts Kim's offer to come to the North, it will be the third summit meeting between the two Koreas. "So we had our own", Aussie aerial skier and two-time Olympian David Morris said in his video post to social media.
U.S. President Donald Trump and the North Korean leadership traded insults and threats of nuclear war as tensions rose, with Trump repeatedly dismissing the prospect or value of talks with North Korea.
The Pyeongchang Olympics are the second ever to be held on the Korean Peninsula, and its first Winter Games.
During the 2000s, the two countries' athletes marched together at the opening and closing ceremonies of several worldwide sporting events, including the 2000 Sydney Olympics.
"There were some issues that impacted some of our computer systems last night for a few hours", said an Olympic spokesperson.
He has been Illinois' best player in conference play, and without a strong performance from him the Illini clearly struggled. Junior Teniya Page (Chicago, Ill.) moved up two spots in the career scoring list with a 22-point effort against the Gophers.
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The two flights ended up 600 ft clear of each other, thus averting a disaster, The Times of India reported. The red sign went up in her cockpit and she got to know the Vistara plane was crossing her level "now".
Met HH Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said, Oman's Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs. To strengthen India-Oman's bilateral relations, PM Modi led delegation-level talks with Oman's Sultan Qaboos.
At the moment, Kendrick Lamar , Anthony Tiffith , Disney, and Dave Meyers have all declined the NYT's request for comment. Unsatisfied with the proposed conditions, Viktor turned them down. " They're stealing from African artists ".
Army commander Walton Walker, who's considered a war hero in the South for his battles against the North during the Korean War. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach called it "a very emotional moment", one that gave him "goosebumps".
Modi then toured the Arafat museum, which is also part of the compound, before holding talks with Abbas. Asked directly whether Jerusalem is Israel's capital, O'Toole said, "Yes, it is", to some applause.
China's state-run Xinhua news agency reports that a man attacked shoppers with what appeared to be a knife at the mall on Sunday. The man had already confessed to carrying out the attack to "express his discontent" , they said but did not elaborate.
Many in Seoul , however, while interested in the warming high-level contacts, are also tempering expectations for a real breakthrough.
Aldi officially recognised as the nation's favourite supermarket
Tesco (LON:TSCO) is working on a plan for a new discount grocery chain to take on Aldi and Lidl , The Sunday Times has revealed. Waitrose dropped down to fourth as its customers gave it a two-star rating for its value for money, in contrast to Aldi's five.
Wenger not focusing on Europa League
Kane's headed victor was his 23rd goal of the Premier League season, in a performance that earned him the man of the match award. Once they had scored the goal , that maybe played a part in it.
Korea still with United States , says Pence
She arrived Friday as the first member of her family to visit South Korea since the Korean War in 1950-53. Pence had said all week that if he met with the North Koreans, he would deliver a tough message.
Comcast is making it really easy to gorge on the Winter Olympics
Both the website and the app require viewers to authenticate up-front that they have a cable, satellite or telco TV subscription. Go to the websites' sign-up pages, and you will usually be asked to enter your zip code in order to confirm what's available.
Larry Nance will make Cavs' debut Sunday against Celtics
We were happy with the guys that we had, and we're going to happy with the guys that we have now.it's a business. Altman, who has been in charge of the roster only since July, gave James a team he can lead back to the Finals.
Dutchman Kramer skates to third straight 5000m gold
Kramer's first-ever Olympic medal was silver at the Torino 2006 Games, where he also won bronze as a member of the team pursuit. Clocking in at 6:09.76 on Sunday, Kramer beat his own Olympic record set four years ago by exactly one second, reports Efe.
Five-year-old boy dies after falling into river in Antrim
Police in the North have sadly confirmed that a five year old boy has tragically died following a drowning incident in Co Antrim. Earlier, the NIAS spokesman said: "The thoughts of all involved in the rescue are with the young boy and his family".