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Choe Kwang-Shik made the remarks in a speech at a disbandment ceremony for the South Korean delegation, whose remaining batch of 55 athletes returned dwelling on Tuesday.
South Korea achieved fifth all by the medal standings on the London Olympics with 13 golds, equalling its doc for perhaps principally primarily in all probability probably the most at a Video video video video video games.
“I explicit heartfelt gratitude to the athletes who did their most fascinating and overcame all difficulties no matter unfair refereeing,” Choe talked about on the ceremony held at Incheon airport and broadcast dwell on TV.
“The federal authorities will make sturdy efforts with the intention to broaden affect in worldwide sports activities actions actions actions actions,” he talked about.
Seoul will quickly begin engaged on “measures aimed to strengthen its place as a result of world’s fifth largest sports activities actions actions actions actions powerhouse”, he added, giving no particulars.
South Korean information media made a fuss about what they claimed have been circumstances of biased judging that allegedly occurred in ladies’s epee semi-final, males’s 66kg judo quarter-final and males’s 400m freestyle swimming warmth.
Park Yong-Sung, president of the Korean Olympic Committee, educated journalists that the incidents made him keenly really actually really actually really feel the “lack of [amiable] relations” between worldwide sports activities actions actions actions actions committees and the South Korean sports activities actions actions actions actions committees.