Statues with Abe kneeling before ‘comfort woman’ set off new storm
Wednesday, 29 July 2020 ()
SEOUL--A pair of statues erected in an idyllic botanical garden in South Korea look set to reignite a furor with Japan over the contentious wartime "comfort women" issue. The Korea Botanic Garden in Pyeongchang, in the country's northeastern Gangwon Province, announced the unveiling of the statues titled “A Heartfelt Apology” on July 26. One statue is of a girl...
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