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Toru Hashimoto, mayor of Osaka. Photo: MCT

'Comfort women' deserve proper apology from Japan

Loose-lipped politicians are a problem for any government. Japan seems particularly bedevilled by them. Rising political star Toru Hashimoto has been especially insensitive, his recent comments on comfort women heightening regional outrage and prompting criticism in Europe and North America. 

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