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Photos: Syrian children learn Taekwondo in refugee camps

Sep 17, 2013

Photos: Syrian children learn Taekwondo in refugee camps

Thousands of Syrians have been housed in refugee camps have found a unique way to keep themselves occupied. They are learning Taekwondo - a martial art form, from Korean masters. Syrian children seem to be enjoying these sessions but the Korean masters hope that the adults, who are also part of their training, will be able to instruct the children themselves. Here are the images. #Syria #ImagesOfTheDay #Martial Art #taekwondo
Mamata, the streetfighter, has a black belt now

Dec 11, 2012

Mamata, the streetfighter, has a black belt now

Seoul-based KUKKIWON, the apex body of Korean martial art Taekwondo, will confer an honorary black belt on West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. #Mamata Banerjee #NewsTracker #taekwondo #KUKKIWON
What the bronze medal means for Afghanistan

Aug 11, 2012

What the bronze medal means for Afghanistan

In a year filled with suicide bombings, school poisonings and kidnappings, including the killing of three US soldiers in Afghanistan today, Rohullah Nikpah's taekwondo bronze in the Olympics feels golden. #Afghanistan #Olympics 2012 #taekwondo #Rohullah Nikpai
Afghanistan banks on fighting sports for Olympic glory

Feb 20, 2012

Afghanistan banks on fighting sports for Olympic glory

Against all odds three Afghan athletes train for the 2012 London Olympics. #Afghanistan #Boxing #London Olympics #taekwondo

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Afghanistan banks on fighting sports for Olympic glory

Sep 10, 2014

Deputy punished for using martial arts on inmate

A Denver deputy who provoked a fight with an inmate by throwing taekwondo kicks and punches is suspended for 90 days...
Afghanistan banks on fighting sports for Olympic glory

Sep 11, 2014

Deputy suspended for using taekwondo kick on inmate

A sheriff's deputy caught on video provoking a fight with an inmate by using a taekwondo kick has been suspended for 90 days...
Afghanistan banks on fighting sports for Olympic glory

Sep 11, 2014

Deputy suspended for using taekwondo kick on inmate

A sheriff's deputy caught on video provoking a fight with an inmate by using a taekwondo kick has been suspended for 90 days. Denver Sheriff's Deputy Roberto Roena received his suspension recently for the fight that took place in April 2013, The Denv...