Impact of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on North-South relations

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Overall good step towards defusing tensions on the peninsula
No rift between ROK and USA: they move in sync, despite some differences
Short-term success of DPRK propaganda
Divided public opinion in Souht Korea


Period27 Feb 2018

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleThe Pyeongchang Winter Olympics: Prospects for inter-Korean relations
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletSputnik News (Radio)
    Media typeRadio
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    Producer/AuthorDan Rowell
    PersonsYoungmi Kim


  • North Korea
  • South Korea
  • Winter Olympics
  • Korean peninsula
  • United States
  • nuclear weapons
  • inter-Korean relations