President Thomas Bach of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has met with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un.
The sportbaas spoke for over an hour, with the political leader of the isolated country, after which they together go to a football game in Pyeongchang went.
Bach began Thursday on his three-day visit to North Korea, which is part of the agreements in January, with both koreas. Bach was the athletes from the ‘North’ and ‘South’ under one flag, participated in the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. The Korean team consisted of players from both countries, a unique. For Bach, that was the highlight of the Play.
The 64-year-old German is to North Korea come up with as purpose the sport in the country to develop. Bach showed after his meeting with Kim know that the North Korean leader is planning to be in 2020 and 2022 again athletes to send to the Olympic Games, respectively, Tokyo and Beijing.