Soohorang the white tiger is the 2018 Olympic mascot
“It’s a beautiful animal, strongly associated with Korean culture,” explained Gunilla Lindberg, Chair of the IOC Coordination Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). “It also symbolises the close link between the Olympic Winter Games and the natural environment.”
An Asian black bear named Bandabi was unveiled as the mascot for the Paralympic Winter Games.
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