World Economic Forum revokes invite to North Korea for Davos

January 13, 2016 9:00 AM

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GENEVA – Organizers of the World Economic Forum in Davos say they have revoked an invitation to a delegation from North Korea in the wake of the secretive Communist country's latest nuclear test.

The WEF says in a statement Wednesday that an invitation was extended to North Korea in the autumn "in view of positive signs coming out of the couuntry." The North Koreans accepted the invitation.

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