Winter Olympics: South Korea probes cyber shutdown during opening ceremony

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Winter Olympics: South Korea probes cyber shutdown during opening ceremony

The North Korean delegation arrived in the South on Kim's private plane on Friday via Incheon worldwide airport to attend the opening ceremony of the Pyongchang Winter Olympics where Seoul and Pyongyang are represented by joint teams.

Russian Federation has also denied launching any hacking attacks on the Pyeongchang Olympics, where its team is formally banned following the revelation of systemic doping.

But not everyone was applauding this rare display of unity.

The official added that Pence is confident that the United States, South Korea and Japan alliance will continue to be strong regardless of inter-Korean talks around the Olympics and whether or not they continue after the games. If peace isn't imminent, a summit in Pyongyang between Moon and Kim Jong Un seems better to most than the threats of recent months.

The Kim sister put her hands to her mouth early in the match when North Korean forward Jong Su Hyon went close.

The smiles and handshakes were friendlier than some of the North's past history with the complex - in 1968 Pyongyang sent commandos to attack it to try to assassinate the South's then leader.

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"You know you can't trust the North Koreans, but I think we all hope that there will be some loosening of relationships where they get to talking", said Keep.

The North has sent almost 500 people to the Pyeongchang Games, including officials, athletes, artists and also a 230-member state-trained cheering group after the Koreas agreed to a series of conciliatory gestures for the games.

He also talked about visiting the North Korean border town of Kaesong, where the countries operated a joint factory park that had been a symbol of rapprochement before South Korea shut it down in 2016, after North Korea's fourth nuclear test.

North Korea has been accused of involvement in a number of cyber incidents, including WannaCry - although it has slammed that accusation as "absurd".

The North Koreans earlier Saturday invited Moon to visit Pyongyang in what would be the Koreas' third summit talks since their 1945 division. The North Koreans, dressed in identical garb, cheered in careful coordination.

Kim Yo Jong and Kim Yong Nam arrived Friday afternoon, leading a senior delegation. The Swiss won 8-0.

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"I didn't want to be perceived as supporting what's going on between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un", she said, groaning over Trump's dubbing the Korean leader "little rocket man" and bragging on Twitter that his own nuclear button is bigger. -South Korean war games that North Korea claims are preparation for invasion. He did not shake hands with Kim Yong Nam, they said.

Official organizers for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics are investigating an interference to certain virtual systems in what could have been a cyberattack, Reuters reported Saturday. Later, he skipped a formal dinner at which he was due to share a table with North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam.

Almost 34,000 United States forces perished by the time fighting ended in July, 1953.

"Skiers Mohammad Karim and Syed Haman Shah along with two officials - Col (R) Mohammad Wali (coach) and Air Commodore (R) Mohammad Sohail (manager) have reached South Korea to chip in the Winter Olympics", Obaid-ur-Rehman Abbasi, the spokesman of Ski Federation of Pakistan told APP on Wednesday.

Critics say it's unclear whether revived dialogue between the Koreas could lead to immediate breakthrough on the nuclear stalemate when it seems unlikely that the North would be willing to give up its nukes under any deal.

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