South Korean athletes departed for Jakarta, Indonesia on Tuesday for the 2018 Asian Para Games.

The games are set to open Saturday for eight days. 

South Korea is sending 202 athletes in 17 sports. The nation aims to win 33 gold medals, 43 silver and 49 bronze to finish third in the medal standings. 

South and North Korea plan to make a joint entrance under a flag symbolizing a unified Korea at the opening ceremony on Saturday. The two Koreas will also field unified teams in table tennis and swimming.

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