Mount Fuji, a symbol of Japan, which has long prided itself for the way its communities cooperate in caring for their children. Photo: AFP

Record 37,000 children suspected of being abused in Japan in first half of 2018

Some Japanese blame the rising figure on the pressures of modern life, along with the collapse of the traditional family unit

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Mount Fuji, a symbol of Japan, which has long prided itself for the way its communities cooperate in caring for their children. Photo: AFP
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