North Korea on Monday night sent a message saying it won't hold a joint cultural event at the North's Diamond Mountain on February 4, which was one of two pre-Olympic events in North Korea the countries had agreed to.
North Korea's army has scaled back annual winter military exercises this year, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday, citing unidentified US officials familiar with intelligence reports.
They said the parade will feature dozens of intercontinental-range Hwasong-15 missiles, which the North tested for the first time last November.
He reiterated his pledge to support those who could not take part in next month's Games.
It will be interesting to see if the theory and the practice holds this year.
The United States will be sending hockey teams to compete in both the men's and women's Olympic tournaments, albeit very different squads. KT plans to launch a trial service for the nation's first Winter Games as a springboard to commercialize 5G technology by early 2019.
It has been accorded its own three-letter Olympic code, COR.
"Pyongyang must stop acting unpredictably and fulfill agreements sincerely", the Seoul-based Korea Herald said in an editorial Thursday. Ha, the lead vocalist of the popular indie rock band, rose to prominence a year ago in South Korea after appearing on the popular television show King Of Masked Singer.
And there are doubts about how long the warmth will last after the Games. Gangneung is the sub-host city where all ice sports will be held during the February 9-25 Olympics.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has recommended the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang use an older version of doping sample bottles after concerns were raised about the latest model, the agency said on Wednesday. When I was a kid, I thought all the pairs skaters were couples in real life and it was shock to learn that many of them had strictly professional relationships.
The Russian government vehemently denies ever supporting doping.
According to reports, the International Olympic Committee handed down this punishment to the Russian team as a result of discovering "systematic doping" that they believe to be state-backed.
It wasn't immediately clear how numerous 28 Russians would now seek to compete.