Taekwondo opens door to inter-Korean cooperation

South Korea's new president has proposed that his country and North Korea form a unified team to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics. Moon Jae-in says sport can help to ease tensions between the countries and open the path to peace.

    Could this be sports diplomacy at its best?

    South Korea's new president has proposed that his country and North Korea form a unified team to compete in the 2018 Winter Olympics.

    Moon Jae-in says sport can help to ease tensions between the countries and open the path to peace.

    Al Jazeera's Craig Leeson reports from Muju, South Korea.


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