LOS ANGELES – Until recently, Kim Soon Duk never spoke about her experience as a sex slave for Japanese soldiers during the war.
Not even her closest family members knew that Kim spent three years in Shanghai and Nanjing as a sex slave, rather than as a conscripted factory worker in Japan, as she had been led to believe before being shipped off from South Korea to China.
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