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The 2018 Winter Olympics came to end Sunday with the closing ceremony in Pyeongchang. It’s been a memorable month filled with moments and personalties that the world won’t soon forget.

FLAME, EXTINGUISHED

The Olympic flame is extinguished near the conclusion of the Closing Ceremony of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium on February 25, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.

BEAUTY, UNITY

The president of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach called Pyeongchang the “games of new horizons.”

These games were punctuated by unexpected diplomacy between the two estranged Koreas, North and South, that resulted in their fielding a joint Olympic team — a diplomatic accomplishment that could signal an enduring thaw between the rivals.

Officials from both North Korea and the United States, which wants the North to give up its nuclear weapons, attended both the closing and opening.

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