US Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley said that the American team may withdraw from participation in the Olympic games in South Korea. According to her, it remains an open question and depends on the situation with the DPRK.
«We never are afraid of nothing. And, of course, this is a great opportunity for all of them (athletes USA) to go and do something difficult,» said Haley in the TV channel Fox News.
The U.S. permanent representative to the UN stressed that the Bush administration will do everything possible in order to better protect the U.S. team.
«We will ensure that we take all possible measures so that they (the athletes USA) was safe and knew everything that was going around,» said Haley.
Haley added that the situation on the Korean Peninsula «becoming more dangerous».
Earlier, France declared that can refuse participation in the Olympic games of 2018, due to problems with the safety of the athletes.