Olympics-Pyeongchang rejects N.Korea proposal to co-host 2018 Games (Reuters)

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SEOUL, Sept 4 (Reuters) – The organising committee for the2018 Winter Games in South Korea’s Pyeongchang (POCOG) haspoured cold water on North Korea’s suggestion that it couldco-host some of the Olympic skiing events at its Masik resort. North Korea’s International Olympic Committee (IOC) memberChang Ung hinted on Tuesday that the North was willing to hostevents at the resort in Wonsan, Gangwon province. However, POCOG responded on Wednesday by saying that holdingevents hundreds of kilometres away from the host city wasunrealistic and would breach IOC regulations. …

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