Photo exhibit on abductee Megumi Yokota opens

Jul 28, 2014

Photo exhibit on abductee Megumi Yokota opens

A photo exhibition on Megumi Yokota, who has become a symbol of Japanese people abducted by North Korea, opened Monday in Kawasaki to draw attention to the issue. Yokota was abducted to North Korea 1977 when she was a 13-year-old student in junior high ...

Families welcome North's promise

May 30, 2014

Families welcome North's promise

The parents of a girl abducted and later declared dead by North Korea expressed hope Thursday that there will now be progress in learning what happened and in bringing surviving abductees home, after Pyongyang agreed to reinvestigate the matter. “I certainly hope that it ...