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SEOUL, February 13. /ITAR-TASS/. South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won will arrive in the southern Russian city of Sochi to attend a closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics next week and to promote next Winter Olympics in the South Korean city of Pyeongchang in 2018, an official of his secretariat said on Thursday.
During a four-day visit that will begin on February 21 he will actively work on preparation and support to successful holding of the Pyeongchang Olympics.
“The prime minister plans to meet with high-ranking officials from the International Olympic Committee and Russian government to acquire experience to ensure success of the Winter Olympics in South Korea and establish cooperation in this sphere,” Chung Hong-won’s staff noted.
The country’s prime minister also plans to fan for his compatriots and attend a closing ceremony of the Winter Olympics on February 23.