Men's 7.5 kilometres competition of the 2018 Winter Paralympics was held at Alpensia Biathlon Centre, South Korea.
It proved to be the trigger for a series of conciliatory steps between the two Koreas, who remain technically at war, culminating in Thursday's announcement at the White House.
North Korea is represented by two cross-country skiers at their first winter Paralympics.
He told the Paralympians to keep fighting, play fair, have fun, and keep pushing their limits.
Most of the North's Olympic athletes also had humiliating finishes, and a hastily assembled joint women's ice hockey team lost every one of its five matches, scoring just twice while conceding 28 goals.
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He hopes other Canadians will watch the games and take away a greater sense of the effort that goes into competing - and simply living - with a disability.
The situation is similar to last month's Paralympic Games, when 169 Russians were allowed to compete. Although injuries have continued to plague the six-time Alaskan state champion wrestler, he's ready to make his Paralympic debut in downhill and will try to add Paralympic gold to the world downhill title he won in February 2017.
21-year-old alpine skier Momoka Muraoka led the Japanese delegation at the opening ceremony.
There was no notable crowd reaction for the North Korean party of 18 representatives, including its two athletes, with the loudest moment reserved for South Korean athletes, who entered the arena to complete the parade.
Parsons said International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach will be in attendance at Friday's opening ceremony.
They had originally been expected to march alongside their South Korean counterparts at Friday's opening ceremony but a row over how their "unification flag" should appear halted the plan.
But the disagreement is considered a minor sticking point after what has been a swift thaw between the neighbours, starting with North Korea's decision in January to participate in the Olympics.
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The proposed law will apply to defaulters who have an outstanding of Rs 100 crore or more and have escaped from the country. The House was earlier adjourned till 12 noon by speaker Sumitra Mahajan within a few minutes of start of proceedings.
The economy is expected to grow more strongly than predicted in 2018 with public finances also improving. But like ostriches, some can bury their heads in the sand and ignore the opportunities in front of them.
If the recently-concluded MWC 2018 is anything to go by, there are plenty of Android manufacturers out there adopting the cutout. So it is expected that the Nokia 8 Pro could be competing with the likes of OnePlus 6T and Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 smartphones.
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He says it's time now to "remain patient and see what happens". " President Trump isn't doing this for theater". He says it's "very important that those conservations are held quietly" between North Korea and the U.S.
They are also flakey on the road and their 5-1 drubbing at Spartak Moscow earlier in the campaign was nothing short of a disaster. And with eight games to go, the Red Devils are already nine points clear of fifth-placed Chelsea.
He added, "It's just simply wrong for ABC to have a television program that expresses that kind of religious intolerance". During a discussion of Pence on the daytime talk show last month, Behar said, "it's one thing to talk to Jesus.
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On the likelihood of a backlash against Mr Trump's threatened tariffs, he added: "This could obviously threaten the recovery". The higher forecast was in part due to expectations that USA tax cuts would boost economic growth there, it said.
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He will also meet United States commanders and allied troops posted in the country, TOLO news reported. They have offered to talk directly to the United States about a possible peace agreement.