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North Korean youths confirmed to attend UN programme in Gwangju

By James Crook

Hopes for a unified Korean team at the 2015 Universiade have been boosted by the news that North Korean youths will attend the YLP in GwangjuAugust 19 - North Korea has officially confirmed it will send participants to the United Nations Office of Sport for Development and Peace's (UNOSDP) Youth Leadership Programme (YLP), jointly hosted by Gwangju 2015, marking a significant step on the road to a unified Korean team at the 2015 Summer Universiade.









Mayor of Gwangju hopes for united Korea team for 2015 Universiade

By James Crook

Lemke visits North Korea 2July 15 - The Mayor of Gwangju, Kang Un-tae, has told of his hopes to see a unified Korean team at the 2015 Summer Universiade in his city, whilst four North Korean students were invited to the Youth Leadership Programme (YLP), which will take place in Gwangju next month, to boost the relationship between the nations teenagers.