South Koreans stage a rally in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul to protest Japan's claim of sovereignty over a group of disputed islets. Photo: Kyoto

Japan-South Korea ties take another hit from ‘war crime’ sticker proposal and Japanese bureaucrat’s anti-Korea tirade

  • A local government near Seoul is calling for all Japanese-made school products to be affixed with a sticker saying they were made by ‘war criminals’
  • Meanwhile, a senior Japanese health official has been replaced after being detained in South Korea for allegedly assaulting airport staff while drunk
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South Koreans stage a rally in front of the Japanese embassy in Seoul to protest Japan's claim of sovereignty over a group of disputed islets. Photo: Kyoto
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