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Weird match

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North Korea should follow international norms for sports

South Koreans ― and people around the world ― could not watch the Asian qualifying match for the 2022 FIFA World Cup between the two Koreas live on TV, Tuesday, as it was held in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang.

There were also no South Korean cheering squad or commentators at the Kim Il-sung Stadium. Only limited text broadcasting was available via portal sites in the South.

This is because North Korea rejected a live broadcast of the match, and refused to allow South Korean cheering squads and media into the country for the game. Officials from South Korea's unification ministry, which handles North Korea-related affairs, said the North promised to hand over a........

© The Korea Times