North Korea Poaches World Cup

Friday, June 21, 2002

With South Korea co-hosting the World Cup, it’s soccer fever in the lower half of the once-united peninsula. As for North Korea, the isolated communist nation is stealing broadcasts of the games to show its citizens. But they don’t know South Korea is host; officials from the North don’t want to promote their adversary. Host Mike Pesca talks to BBC correspondent Caroline Gluck. FIFA.

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