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Canada’s Brian Mc Keever wins 2nd gold medal at Paralympics in Sochi

Instead, a North Korean party of 18 representatives walked with their own flag to mark their first appearance at a Winter Paralympics, although there are only two athletes competing - both in cross-country skiing - with the rest of the group made up of officials.

The rapid inter-Korean thaw has eased tensions that soared past year when Pyongyang tested missiles that could reach the U.S. mainland and detonated what it said was an H-bomb.

The ceremony itself, which took place after the parade, consisted of traditional Korean dance, combined with modern music and light shows.

In the men's 7.5km sitting biathlon another American came out on top, with Daniel Cnossen winning gold.

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The IPC directed its focus on the achievement of hosting the inaugural North Korean Paralympic team in South Korea despite their history of conflict.

Pyongyang sent 22 athletes to last month's Olympics, and teams from the North and South marched together under a unified flag at the opening ceremony.

The USA, who have the biggest team at the Paralympics with 69 athletes, got off to a good start, wining three golds, one silver and a bronze.

Canada had a successful first day, with 20-year-old Mac Marcoux of Sault Ste.

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The Winter Paralympic Games have kicked off in PyeongChang.

Parsons has defended the decision to allow Russians to take part-they were banned entirely at the Rio 2016 Paralympics-insisting those competing are "as clean as any others" at the Games.

Some of the adapted sports have become hits with spectators, such as fast and furious para ice hockey where competitors slide around on double-bladed sledges.

South Korean diplomats visited North Korea earlier in the week, before heading to Washington debrief the White House. Thirty athletes, who have met strict conditions, were approved by the International Paralympic Committee to compete as Neutral Paralympic Athletes in Pyeongchang. 14 Belarusian athletes went to Pyeongchang to perform in two disciplines: ski races and biathlon. The opening ceremony for the ...

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