Japanese athletes take part in Pyeongchang Paralympic welcome ceremony

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The 2018 Winter Paralympics will kick off on March 9, and finish on March 18. With 670 athletes from 49 countries competing, it will be the biggest Winter Paralympic event ever. They will return home on March 15. Members of the delegation smiled but did not otherwise respond to questions from reporters.

Greg Westlake will be playing for his third Paralympic medal when the puck drops on the Paralympics para (sledge) hockey tournament in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday. The North mounted a charm offensive by sending hundreds of cheerleaders and Kim's sister to the opening ceremony of the Games, during which athletes from the two Koreas marched together under a neutral "unification flag".

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National Party spokesperson for Disability Issues Nicky Wagner is today headed to Pyeongchang to support our Kiwi Paralympians at the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games.

Jong Hyon, a vice chairman of the central committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled, is leading a 20-member athletic delegation that includes six athletes.

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Setting the stage for the agreement was a dramatic display of reconciliation at the February 9-25 Olympics by a 500-member North Korean delegation that included North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, and the formation of a joint women's ice hockey team.

The athletic delegation included four athletes who will sit in on Paralympic matches; one of them was aged nine.

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The official welcome ceremony for the North Korean athletes, along with the delegations of China, Uzbekistan and Georgia, will take place tomorrow Thursday at the Villa.

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