Two Koreas, China and Japan to hold friendly table tennis game on Olympic Day June 23rd


The International Olympic Committee has organized
a friendly table tennis match on June 23rd in Lausanne, Switzerland, between Olympic
medalists from the two Koreas, China and Japan. IOC President Thomas Bach says the event,
arranged to mark Olympic Day, is “another step by Olympic sport to promote dialogue
on and around the Korean Peninsula.” Officials from the respective National Olympic
Committees say top-level athletes from the four countries will take part in the mixed
table tennis exhibition in celebration of sport’s unique ability to build bridges and
cultivate sportsmanship.

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