South Korea Suggests Combined Olympics Women's Hockey Team With North

South Korea has suggested the formation of a combined women's hockey team with North Korea to compete at the Winter Olympics next month, a potential landmark development in relations between the bitter rivals.

The proposal was made on Tuesday when delegations from both countries held talks at the border village of Panmunjom and acknowledged Saturday by North Korea's representative to the International Olympic Committee, Chang Ung.

"That's a topic under discussion at the IOC," Chang told reporters at Beijing's international airport. Chang was returning to the North Korean capital of Pyongyang following...
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