• Friday
  • September 19, 2014
  • Last updated: 8:07pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 28 for peninsula

Search results

  1. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Campaign against Japan’s left-wing daily an effort to rewrite history

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:52pm by Julian Ryall

    ... peninsula based on the testimony of former soldier Seiji Yoshida. Yoshida's "memories" of the Japanese military rounding up women on Jeju Island and forcing them to become sex slaves ...

  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Monkeys show effects of fallout from Fukushima nuclear meltdown, study says

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:13pm by GDN

    ... may have been too small to cause the effect. The scientists compared 61 monkeys living 70km from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant with 31 monkeys from the Shimokita Peninsula, over ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    UN heritage body refuses request to preserve letters of kamikaze pilots

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:28am by Julian Ryall

    ... during the war, the Korean peninsula provided troops- including kamikaze pilots- for the Japanese war effort. "Japan wants to glorify these pilots as heroes who sacrificed their lives ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan issues warning to Obama over 'comfort women' debate

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 12:57pm by AFP

    ... for an accounting of the wrongs perpetrated by Japanese troops before and during the second world war when thousands of women were forced into prostitution, many from the Korean peninsula. "This ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Nobel laureate Kenzaburo Oe warns rally of dangers of bolstering Japan's military

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:51am by AFP

    ... provokes disquiet in China and on the Korean peninsula, where memories linger of Tokyo's brutal expansionism last century. However, his position is welcomed in Washington, where there have ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan stages rally over disputed islands with South Korea

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 02:18pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... dispute and other issues arising from Japan’s 1910-45 colonial rule over the Korean peninsula. Tensions were strained in 2012 following a surprise visit by South Korean President Lee Myung-Bak ...

  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Accusations over wartime sex slaves a total lie, say Japanese nationalists

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 03:21am by Reuters

    ... 1910-1945 colonisation of the Korean peninsula, including the question of compensation and an apology to the comfort women. South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Saturday urged Japan to stop ...

  8. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan’s ex-PM says comfort women apology review not in country’s interests

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 05:17pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... who often differ over interpretations of Japan’s 1910-1945 occupation of the Korean peninsula, have been further inflamed in recent months by growing calls in South Korea for a Japanese ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan probes fatal collision between Osumi warship and fishing boat

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 04:19pm by Julian Ryall

    ... the Boso Peninsula, east of Tokyo, killing the captain and his son. Two members of the warship's crew were charged with professional negligence resulting in death, although the Tokyo High ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan says historic maps bolster claim to islands controlled by South Korea

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 11:28pm by Julian Ryall

    ... occupation of the peninsula in 1910, and that remained unchanged until Imperial Japan's defeat in the second world war. And with maps of its own and descriptions of the islands dating back ...




SCMP.com Account