South Korea called on Russian athletes to participate in the Olympics 2018

News 7 December, 2017

The South Korean government made an official statement in which it encouraged participation in the Olympic games in 2018 for all Russian athletes. Russian athletes are encouraged to play the Games and to strengthen relations between States.


The South Korean government said that during the long seven years, the state was preparing to host the Olympics in 2018, which will be held in Pyeongchang, which is to become the embodiment of universal peace. In an official statement, the leaders of South Korea noticed that expect participation in future competitions of athletes from around the world, so we hope that Russian athletes will show outstanding results, which has raised Russia to the podium.

It should be noted that Russian leader Vladimir Putin said that in the upcoming Olympics in 2018 will be able to participate the Russian athletes, who will act in their personal capacity. Putin noted that there is no boycott on the part of Russia is not expected.