South Korea | South Korea scraps Japan-funded comfort women foundation

South Korea scraps Japan-funded comfort women foundation

Japan’s foreign minister called the decision 'unacceptable,' while his government says the deal done in 2015 was final

Seoul, November 21, 2018 6:26 PM (UTC+8)
The 2015 deal did not adequately reflect the comfort women’s voices, so the disbandment of the foundation was welcome, said Yoon Meehyang of the Korean Council for Justice and Remembrance. Photo: Steven Borowiec
The 2015 deal did not adequately reflect the comfort women’s voices, so the disbandment of the foundation was welcome, said Yoon Meehyang of the Korean Council for Justice and Remembrance. Photo: Steven Borowiec
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