World Taekwondo
Sunday, May 28, marked the 50th anniversary of World Taekwondo, the worldwide governing body of Olympic-style taekwondo. Originally called "The World Taekwondo Federation," the organization was founded at a 1973 meeting in South Korea, in part as a counter to The International Taekwon-Do Federation, whose leader, General Choi Hong Hi, had lost favor among the Korean political establishment.
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