WASHINGTON – Former U.S. prisoners of war used as forced laborers by private Japanese companies during World War II initiated steps to get compensation from the firms during a Senate committee meeting here Wednesday.
The Senate Judiciary Committee held a one-day hearing to examine historical and legal issues surrounding forced labor imposed by the Imperial Japanese Army and Japanese firms during the war.
Unable to view this article?
This could be due to a conflict with your ad-blocking or security software.
Please add japantimes.co.jp and piano.io to your list of allowed sites.
If this does not resolve the issue or you are unable to add the domains to your allowlist, please see out this support page.
We humbly apologize for the inconvenience.