Hassam Hameed-TDO-10.02.2018- US Vice President Mike Pence skipped olympics dinner as he was due to be on the same table as North Korean delegation. Tension with United states is at all times high amid North korea nuclear programme acceleration. Meanwhile North Korea held its military parade on Thursday.
Mike Pence and North Korea’s ceremonial head of state Kim Yong-nam were hosted by South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Pence is said to have left the reception in 5 minutes. Mr. Moon said that this day would be the “day peace began”
North Korea and South Korea will parade under one flag at opening ceremony. Pyongyang has sent 22 athletes and a delegation of 400 people, including a popular team of orchestra.