12 September 2017
IOC said that North Korea crisis so far no threat to Pyeongchang 2018.
INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE PRESIDENT, THOMAS BACH said "We are appealing that diplomacy and peace will prevail there on the Korean peninsula. And there is also, so far, there is not even a hint that there is a threat for the security of the games in this context of the tensions between North Korea and some other countries." "This is why the Ethics Commission has taken this approach and I can tell you that since this morning our lawyers have already been in contact with the Brazilian judicial authorities."