Japan warns new 'comfort women' statue may hurt ties with South Korea

National Jul 28, 2020

Japan warns new 'comfort women' statue may hurt ties with South Korea

A recently erected statue of a man resembling Prime Minister Shinzo Abe who is depicted on his knees and bowing to a girl symbolizing South Korean "comfort women" could further hurt bilateral relations, Japan's top government spokesman said Tuesday. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga warned ...