Olympic-Thaw Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images

An Olympic Thaw?

North Korea’s surprise decision to take part in the Winter Olympic Games, which kick off next week in PyeongChang South Korea, has raised hopes that nuclear disarmament talks might follow. But is North Korean leader Kim Jong-un likely to play along?

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  1. Christopher R. Hill Christopher R. Hill
  2. Javier Solana Javier Solana
IOC President Thomas Bach stands with Mr. Kim Il Guk, DPR Korea, and Mr. Jong Whan Do, South Korea Robert Hradil/Getty Images
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