Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday rejected South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s recent call for a sincere apology to “comfort women”. Photo: Kyodo

Japan’s Shinzo Abe rejects South Korea’s call for apology to ‘comfort women’

It was his first public comment on the issue, which has long been a source of diplomatic friction between the two neighbours

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Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday rejected South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s recent call for a sincere apology to “comfort women”. Photo: Kyodo
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