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# comfort women

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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.
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.
Japan apologises to women forced to be sex slaves for WWII soldiers
The Korean women were forced into military-run brothels.
World War II sex slaves and their fight for justice
There’s continued tension between Japan and South Korea over the ‘comfort women’.