Thomas Bach (right), president of the International Olympic Committee, speaks with Kim Il-guk, president of the North Korean Olympic Committee, at Pyongyang airport on Thursday. Photo: Kyodo

North Korea’s return to the Olympics: IOC president meets with Kim Jong-un to discuss future plans (and watch a little soccer)

Kim Jong-un wants North Korean athletes to compete in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics and the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, IOC president Thomas Bach said

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Thomas Bach (right), president of the International Olympic Committee, speaks with Kim Il-guk, president of the North Korean Olympic Committee, at Pyongyang airport on Thursday. Photo: Kyodo
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