May 18, 2015

'War orphans' from China to be surveyed this fall

by Tomohiro Osaki

The government will conduct a comprehensive survey this fall on the latest living conditions of war-displaced Japanese orphans repatriated from China and their descendants, with the aim of easing their educational and financial difficulties, a welfare ministry official said Monday. The move will mark ...

Aug 30, 2013

Spouses of dead Japanese from China may get aid

The ruling coalition is considering new financial support for the spouses of Japanese who resettled in Japan years after being abandoned in China after World War II ended, sources said. Under the plan being studied by the Liberal Democratic Party and its junior partner, ...