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  1. South Korea capital city Seoul's Mayor Park Won-soon gives a presentation during a general mee

    Diplomatic gold? Joint North Korea-South Korea Olympic bid faces long odds

    If North and South Korea succeed in their long-shot bid to host the 2032 Summer Olympics, any athletic feats at the Games may be overshadowed by ...
  2. (L to R): Moon Jae-in, Thomas Bach, and Kim Yong Nam

    Olympics: Two Koreas and IOC to discuss Tokyo 2020 joint teams

    The move comes after the two Koreas marched under a joint flag at the 2018 Winter Games, where they also sent out a unified women's ice-hockey team.
  3. Hakeem Alaraibi (pictured December 2018), who played for Bahrain's national football team, fled

    IOC joins calls for Thailand to release refugee footballer

    The International Olympic Committee on Saturday joined in the chorus of support for a footballer with refugee status who has been detained in ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Uzbekistan's Artur Taymazov celebrates victory over Georgia's Davit Modzmanas

    Georgian Modzmanashvili fails doping test from London 2012

    Georgian wrestler Davit Modzmanashvili has been stripped of his London 2012 Olympic silver medal for doping violations, the International Olympic ...
  5. New National Stadium construction works in Tokyo

    Olympics: Tokyo keeps budget at US$12.6 billion, more work needed

    The 2020 Summer Olympics budget remains unchanged at US$12.6 billion (9.9 billion pounds) after increases in some areas were offset by reductions ...
  6. Audience members watch an e-sports tournament during the Game XP 2018 at the Olympic Park in Rio de

    Talk of esports in Olympic Games is premature: IOC

    Any discussion to include esports as a medal event at the Olympic Games is premature because of the way the gaming industry is structured, the ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Russia's pilot Zubkov poses with gold medal during ceremony for four-man bobsleigh

    Russian Olympic Committee appeals local court doping decision

  8. IOC President Bach, Japan's PM Abe and ANOC President Al-Sabah attend the XXIII ANOC General A

    Olympics 2020 organisers vow to guard against complacency

    Tokyo 2020 organisers vowed no let-up in their drive to host a successful Summer Games on Monday as International Olympic Committee (IOC) ...
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    Billiards, snooker cue up for 2024 Games inclusion

  10. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the Olympic Rings as he walks out of the 133rd IOC session in Buenos A

    IOC to freeze planning for the Olympic boxing tournament

    The International Olympic Committee (IOC) said on Friday it has stopped planning for the boxing tournament at Tokyo 2020 and launched an ...