Visitors try Samsung Electronics Galaxy S8 smartphones at its shop in Seoul, South Korea, on January 31, 2018. Iran is furious its athletes in the 2018 Winter Olympics were not included in the giveaway of Samsung smartphones. Photo: AP  

Iran fury over Samsung smartphone sanctions at Winter Olympics leads to diplomatic incident

The International Olympic Committee says it will now give the phones to Iranian and North Korean competitors after an ambassador was summoned

Topic |   IOC (International Olympic Committee)

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Visitors try Samsung Electronics Galaxy S8 smartphones at its shop in Seoul, South Korea, on January 31, 2018. Iran is furious its athletes in the 2018 Winter Olympics were not included in the giveaway of Samsung smartphones. Photo: AP  
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