Moon and Pence didn't discuss an invitation extended by Kim Jong Un to meet with the South Korean leader in Pyongyang, said a senior White House official who requested anonymity to discuss internal deliberations.
A Blue House spokesman said in a briefing after lunch that Moon responded to Kim Yo Jong with: "Let's make it happen by forming the right circumstances".
Later in the ceremony, when the two Korean teams marched into the stadium together under a flag showing a unified Korean Peninsula, Pence, his wife Karen Pence and conservative Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe remained seated, even as everyone else in the box, including Olympic officials, rose to applaud.
But in their meeting Saturday, the South Korean president also asked North Korea to be amenable to talks with the United States, telling Kim Yo Jong that it was "urgent" for Pyongyang and Washington to start resolving their differences.
Mr. Moon has said he was willing to meet Kim Jong-un if he was reasonably sure that a summit meeting would help resolve the crisis over the North's nuclear weapons program.
If it sounds like the South Korean team went looking for female hockey players to suit up for their squad, that's because they did.
He said war had forged "the core of the bond" between the USA and South Korea and that helps explains "why there is no daylight and there will be no daylight" between the two.
After the opening ceremony, the North Korean delegates moved to Seoul and spent the night at the Walkerhill hotel, a riverside facility named after late U.S. Army commander Walton Walker, who's considered a Korean War hero in the South.
She attributed the decline to a variety of factors including the political taunting between the United States and North Korea. US Vice President Mike Pence, sitting a few seats away in the same Opening Ceremony VIP booth, looked stony faced as the scene unfolded. He'd been dispatched from Washington for the Olympics in part, he said, to make sure the world didn't forget that North Korea was a misbehaving and risky neighbor in the community of nations. A joint ice hockey team, comprising of both North and South Korean players will take part in the Winter Games. In case Kim Jong-un springs a surprise, the United States does not want to get caught off guard.
USA officials have not ruled out the possibility that the vice president might meet a North Korean official at the Olympics.
A separate one-page cheat sheet provided by Inje Speedium to its staff points out that North Koreans don't use English words like shampoo and conditioner, which are used in the South.
At the 2003 University Games in Taegu, accusations that local right-wing groups had "ransacked" bedrooms and stolen underwear at the North Korean delegation's hotel prompted the cheerleaders to down pom-poms in protest.
The meeting led to a series of reunions of families separated by the 1950-53 Korean War, as well as the launch of a joint factory park in the North's border town of Kaesong in 2004.
Sources toldCNN that the sending of ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam and Kim's sibling Kim Yo Jong reads as more of a symbolic act than any concrete diplomatic initiative by North Korea.
"The chemistry on the team is better than I ever predicted", said Korea coach Sarah Murray, brushing off the heavy defeat.
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Kim Yo Jong is believed to be one of Kim Jong Un's closest confidants and among the very few who has earned his absolute trust. She will be the first member of the ruling North Korean Kim family to visit the South since the end of the Korean War in 1953.
He faces up to 10 years in prison in that case, which would be handled after any state charges are resolved. He was charged late Tuesday by federal prosecutors with illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien.
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