South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP
South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP

Japan says ‘no alternative’ to ‘comfort women’ deal after South Korean president dismisses it

Under the accord, endorsed by Shinzo Abe and Moon’s conservative predecessor, Park Geun-hye, Japan apologised to surviving victims and provided 1 billion yen to a welfare fund

Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia
South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP
South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo: AP
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