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Games organisers confirm cyber attack, won't reveal source — Winter Olympics

12 Febrero 2018, 06:52 | Bibiana Flor

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Given it was, we'd consider the event a rousing success. "You know, it's a family business".

South Korean President Moon Jae-in sat next to the powerful sister of the North's leader Kim Jong-un at a concert in Seoul by musicians from Pyongyang, as conservative protesters burned the North's flag outside on Sunday.

One concern in South Korea is whether Russian hacking units may seek payback for the decision to ban Russia's Olympic team from the Games amid doping allegations. And surely it wasn't. Here's a look at the performers. Swiss forward Allina Muller completed a hat trick in the first period and scored the game's first four goals.

"North Korea does not regard themselves as a great ice hockey powerhouse".

And while the race was billed as "naked", total nudity did not take place. When organizers shut down servers to deal with the attack, the Pyeongchang 2018 website stopped working, and some spectators who had bought tickets for the opening ceremony were unable to print their reservations. Don't worry, we are here for you. "So we can communicate and hopefully learn how to speak each other's languages", she said. It served its purpose.

"A couple tips, a couple rebounds, a couple shots go out way, it's a different story", Purdue guard Dakota Mathias said. "Hopefully playing as a unified team is a small step into something bigger". He reportedly recently ordered government officials be killed with anti-aircraft guns for "enraging" him and arranged his own half-brother's assassination last year.

After meeting with South Korea's leader on Saturday, Pence said there is 'no daylight' between the nations' views on Pyongyang. But it's happening here.

The men's downhill was postponed until Thursday because of strong winds. They (North Koreans) don't use Kim Jong-un's face, would they use Kim Il-sung's face?

North Korea's Alpine skiing coach says it's an "honor" to compete at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, though he doesn't expect much from any of his athletes.

Yet, he left South Korea on Saturday night having been told essentially to butt out of domestic Korean politics. He also said that investigators wouldn't reveal the source of the attack.

The ruling Democratic Party of Korea released a statement saying that decrying such comments as a political seeks to tarnish the legacy of the Winter Games. "We just had some issue with our internal system".

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So sports, then. Already figure skating and speedskating are in full swing.

Weirdly mesmerizing, they were more absorbing than the match itself.

Tom Izzo is sure thankful he decided to return.

"Those type of moments, that's the main reason I came back", he said. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach then handed the podium to Moon, who declared the Olympics officially open.

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