Chernobyl for Ukraine, pizza for Italy: South Korean TV apologises for Olympic images

  * MBC sorry for ‘inappropriate images and captions’ * Syria and Haiti summed up by war and unrestA South Korean broadcaster has apologised after using offensive images to depict several countries during the opening ceremony of the Olympics on Friday. MBC displayed photos and facts about each country as athletes walked out during the parade of nations. Most of them varied from inane to odd: Great Britain’s athletes were accompanied by a photo of the Queen, and, somewhat mystifyingly, El Salvador was summed up by a bitcoin symbol. Continue reading... .. Full story on theguardian.com 

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