The war that has been in existence since the 1950- 53 conflict between the two countries; North Korea and South Korea, seems to be coming to an end.
North and South Korea will for the first time form a joint Olympic team and march together under a unified flag at the opening ceremony.
According to a statement from Seoul’s Unification Ministry, the two countries will form a joint women’s hockey team at the Winters Olympics in South Korea next month.
A total of 550-member delegation, made up of 230 cheerleaders, 140 artists and 30 taekwondo players for demonstration would be arriving in South Korea on January 25 from North Korea.
It was also agreed that, a 140-piece orchestra from North Korea will perform in the South at the Olympics.
Reactions surrounding the news, indicate that some athletes are not happy about the joint team.
Over 100 petitions have been sent to South Korea’s presidential Blue House website opposing the joint Olympic team according to reports.