Jun 25, 2014

Stop undermining Kono statement

A government panel has reported that some parts of the 1993 statement by then Chief Cabinet Secretary Yohei Kono concerning the “comfort women” at Japan’s wartime frontline brothels were the product of diplomatic negotiations between Tokyo and Seoul. Still, the panel’s findings do not ...

Activists claim proof Japan complicit in sex slavery

Jun 3, 2014

Activists claim proof Japan complicit in sex slavery

Activists say they have obtained hundreds of documents proving the Japanese military was complicit in wartime sex slavery. The Asian Solidarity Conference said Monday it has more than 500 papers — many of them government documents — that support the 1993 government apology, which ...