World Ch. Schedule : THU 20:00 KST
* Date : 2017-12-26
The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games are right around the corner, as the 'Festival of the World' is set to be held for 17 days from February 9-25, 2018. More than 90 nations will compete for the 102 gold medals in Gangwon-do Province's PyeongChang, Jeongseon, and Gangneung region. To find out how the 102 events in the 15 catagories are being prepared, Frank Smith of Iran's Press TV, Yonemura Koichi of Japan's Mainichi Newspapers, and Matt Stiles of U.S.-based L.A. Times visited PyeongChang. The three foreign journalists who have thoroughly reviewed the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, Alpensia Ski Jump Centre and the Gangneung Ice Arena! Along with our foreign journalists, will look at the final status of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, which is now, 40 or so days away.
The nation hopes for a successful hosting of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang. However, North Korea's provocations is turning into the worst obstacle for the success of the 'Peace Olympics'. Can the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games successfully achieve their goal of a 'Peace Olympics', with many nations concerned over the security issue? What's considered 'the end of division, the beginning of unification', Frédéric Ojardias of France's Radio France Internationale, Bruce Harrison of U.S-based NBC News, and Stanislav Varivoda of Russia's TASS News Agency visited the DMZ in Paju. The three foreign journalists who visited the DMZ, held a serious discussion on the security of the Korean Peninsula,... as this week's