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Audit may have prompted 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics official to resign
Audit may have prompted 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics official to resign

A day after the executive in charge of preparations for the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics resigned, media outlets in South Korea are reporting that he may have been forced to leave by an ongoing investigation into his organizing committee's financial dealings. Kim Jin-sun abruptly quit as president of Pyeongchang 2018 during a staff meeting on Monday, saying the job required "more detailed planning and execution." Preparations have been hampered by construction delays and a lack of sponsorship deals. A government auditor began scrutinizing the organizing committee last spring. The Korea JoongAng Daily quoted an unnamed source as saying the committee had...

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