The International Court of Justice in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters

Japan looking to escalate South Korean wartime labour dispute to UN court

  • Seoul and Tokyo have been at loggerheads for months over compensation, stemming from a series of South Korean court decisions last year
  • Japan has now formally requested arbitration on the issue, but observers say that South Korea is unlikely to take part
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The International Court of Justice in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Reuters
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