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Asian Games hope N. Korea attends

Updated: April 1, 2014, 7:22 AM ET
Associated Press

SEOUL, South Korea -- South Korean organizers of the Asian Games have asked the International Olympic Committee to urge North Korea to enter more athletes.

North Korea's state media said in January the country will take part in men's and women's football at the Asian Games in Incheon in September, but it's not clear if it will take any further part in the event.

In a statement on Tuesday, the Asian Games' organizing committee said chief Kim Young Soo asked IOC President Thomas Bach ...

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