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Taekwondo opens door to inter-Korean cooperation

June 25, 2017 6:09 pm

Could this be sports diplomacy at its best?

South Korea’s new president has proposed that his country and North Korea form a unified team to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

Moon Jae-in says sport can help to ease tensions between the countries and open the path to peace.

Al Jazeera’s Craig Leeson reports from Muju, South Korea.

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