Abe looks to hold first meeting with Moon in July or earlier

/ May 20, 2017

Abe looks to hold first meeting with Moon in July or earlier

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is eyeing talks with new South Korean President Moon Jae-in in July or earlier to discuss the thorny “comfort women” agreement and three-way cooperation with the United States to address growing threats from North Korea, diplomatic sources said Saturday. While ...

May 18, 2017

Most South Koreans unable to accept 'comfort women' accord: envoy

An overwhelming majority of South Koreans are emotionally unable to accept their country’s agreement with Japan to resolve the “comfort women” issue, South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s special envoy to Japan said Wednesday. The envoy, National Assembly member Moon Hee-sang, made the remark during ...