South Korean delegation departs for talks with North on sports exchanges

18 June 2018

A South Korean delegation set off for the North Korean village of Panmunjom on Monday (June 18) for talks with the North on joint cooperation in the upcoming Asian Games. The delegation from Seoul was led by the Secretary General of the Korean Sport and Olympic Committee, Jeon Choong-ryul. His northern counterpart was Vice Minister of Physical Culture and Sports Won Kil U. Their meeting will also include talks on a 'unification' basketball game as well as other sports exchanges, Jeon said on Monday.