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Press Briefings

Regular Briefing by Spokesperson Baik Tae Hyun

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Date: Monday, March 5, 2018
Time: 10:30-10:35 A.M.

1. Minister's Schedules

Minister Cho Myoung Gyon will deliver congratulatory remarks at an event hosted by the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) today(3.5) at 6 P.M.

On Tuesday(3.6), Minister Cho will attend the video conference cabinet meeting at 10 A.M.

2. Vice Minister's Schedules

Vice Minister Chun Haesung will be visiting North Korea as a special envoy delegate on a two-day visit starting today(3.5).

On Thursday(3.8), Vice Minister Chun will attend the vice-ministers’ conference at 10:30 A.M.

3. Regarding North Korea’s participation in the PyeongChang Paralympics

North Korea sent a list of 20 athletes with Jong Hyon (vice-chairperson of the Central Committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled) as the head, as well as a list of its four Paralympic Committee delegates with Kim Mun Chol (chairman of the Central Committee of the Korean Federation for the Protection of the Disabled) as the chief delegate yesterday(3.4) through the Panmunjeom communications channel.

The North notified that its athletes will return after attending the cross-country games on March 11 and 14.