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President Moon Jae-in and the first lady, Kim Jung-sook, take a selfie with a Korean Paralympic athlete at a ceremony held in Seoul on Friday to mark the launch of the country’s delegation of athletes to the PyeongChang Paralympic Games, slated to be held from March 9 to 18 in Gangwon. Moon promised all-out support for the upcoming PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games at the launching ceremony, calling the Games a rare chance to improve conditions for all people with an impairment. The Games will be the largest of its kind, with 570 athletes from 49 countries, according to local organizers. [YONHAP]

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