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#comfort women

# comfort-women - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Japan protests against bid to recognise Korean women forced into brothels

Japanese troops forced thousands of women to work in brothels during World War II.

# comfort-women - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Chinese 'comfort women' are fighting to have their history of sex slavery remembered

Around 200,000 women were forced to work in Japanese military brothels during WWII.

# comfort-women - Monday 28 December, 2015

Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers

The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.

# comfort-women - Sunday 27 December, 2015

World War II sex slaves and their fight for justice

There’s continued tension between Japan and South Korea over the ‘comfort women’.