Osaka city assembly urges central government to pressure San Francisco to remove ‘comfort women’ memorial

The Osaka city assembly has called on the central government to pressure San Francisco to remove a statue to wartime “comfort women” — a euphemism used to refer to the women and girls who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels before and during World War II.The statement of opinion was passed Tuesday, the … Continue reading Osaka city assembly urges central government to pressure San Francisco to remove ‘comfort women’ memorial