Members of Japan’s Self-Defence Force. Photo: AP

Japan used chemical weapons during war against China and for the first time there’s a military report to prove it

  • The report was compiled by a frontline nerve gas battalion of the Japanese army posted in northern China during the Second Sino-Japanese War
  • Historian says it is the first discovery of a report in which the Japanese army itself details the use of poison gases
Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia

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Members of Japan’s Self-Defence Force. Photo: AP
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