Olympic opening ceremony hails united Korea sports teams

Olympic opening ceremony hails united Korea sports teams

Olympic opening ceremony hails united Korea sports teams

International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach said the display sent "a powerful message of peace".

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Kim Yo Jong, the sister of North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un applaud after watching North Korea's Samjiyon Orchestra's performance in Seoul, South Korea, February 11, 2018. "So the maximum pressure campaign is going to continue and intensify. But best worldwide practice says that you don't talk about an attack".

North Korean cheerleaders cheer the unified Korean team ahead of its women's preliminary round ice hockey game against Switzerland in Gangneung, South Korea, at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, Feb. 10, 2018.

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North Korea has made clear that it does not intend to negotiate away its nuclear and missile programs in return for relief from worldwide sanctions.

The U.S. and its allies are not ruling out military action against North Korea, Vice President Mike Pence told NBC News.

If Moon accepts Kim's offer to come to the North, it will be the third summit meeting between the two Koreas.

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Based on that assurance, Pence was cited as saying he felt confident he could endorse post-Olympic engagement with Pyongyang. China has suggested that talks could start if the United States suspended its regular joint military exercises with South Korea, and if North Korea reciprocated by shelving nuclear and missile tests.

Clad in coordinated outfits of red with white and blue accents, North Korea's throng of more than 200 cheerleaders are stealing the spotlight at the 23rd Winter Olympic Games in South Korea as they chant, sway and dance in unison.

"We will try our hardest to win more glory in Pyeongchang, but we are still a newcomer with a relatively weak foundation in many winter sports compared with global powers", said Gao Zhidan, deputy head of the Chinese delegation and a deputy director of the General Administration of Sport of China.

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