A statue symbolising former South Korean 'comfort women' is seen during an anti-Japan rally on the day of the 98th anniversary of the Independence Movement Day in Seoul

A statue symbolising former South Korean ‘comfort women’ is seen during an anti-Japan rally on the day of the 98th anniversary of the Independence Movement Day in Seoul

A statue symbolizing former South Korean 'comfort women' is seen during an anti-Japan rally in Seoul, on March 1, 2017. Photo: Reuters / Kim Hong-Ji

January 9, 2018 12:43 PM (UTC+8)