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N Korean official linked to deadly ship attack heading to Olympics closing ceremony

Pyongyang informed Seoul on Thursday that Kim Yong-chol, a North Korean official who was allegedly behind the 2010 torpedoing of South Korea’s Cheonan warship that killed 46 sailors, will lead a high-level delegation to Sunday’s closing ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Kim, a vice chairman of the North’s Central Committee of the Workers’ Party, will lead the eight-member delegation, according […]