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South Korea said Wednesday a 2015 deal intended to end a festering dispute with Japan over Tokyo’s wartime sex slavery was faulty, reopening a historical wound as the two countries try to rein in North Korea.
Date27.12.2017 | 10:13
Tagscomfort women, Japan, Moon Jae In, prostitution, sex slavery, sex workers, slavery, South Korea, women's rights
Tokyo has withdrawn its ambassador to Seoul after a new statue in honor of “comfort women” is placed outside its Busan consulate. There are also fears that the political turmoil in Seoul would jeopardize the 2015 deal.
Date10.01.2017 | 12:01
TagsBusan, comfort women, girls, Japan, Pacific War, Park Geun-hye, South Korea, Vienna Convention, Violence against women, women, women's rights