UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Predicts Joint Korean Team At University Games
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon "has expressed confidence that North and South Korea can field a joint team for the 2015 World University Games," according to Alastair Himmer of REUTERS. The games will be held at the South Korean city Gwangju, and organizers "have signed a cooperation agreement with the UN to help the countries form a unified team." Ban said, "(The games) will be a wonderful opportunity for students to come together for sports and culture, value and understanding. I am certain that the whole peninsula will share the product of it" (REUTERS, 10/29).