Independent: Rio 2016: Selfie between two Korean gymnasts becomes instant icon of unity

Source : 112 Ukraine

Peace and unity are symbols of the Olympics
22:23, 8 August 2016

A simple selfie taken by two young Olympic gymnasts has already become one of the iconic moments of the Rio games.

South Korea’s Lee Eun Ju and and North Korean gymnast Hong Un Jong shared an amicable moment that belied the bitter feud between their home nations. 

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The pair were seen chatting and laughing together as they prepared to compete in the qualification for the artistic women's gymnastics.

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