Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE
Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE
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Japan protests South Korean court’s order for Mitsubishi Heavy to sell assets over wartime labour

  • A court order says assets seized from Mitsubishi Heavy must be sold to pay compensation to two women subjected to wartime forced labour for the company
  • Japan’s foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi said the ruling was a ‘clear violation of international law’

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Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE
Japan foreign minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: EPA-EFE
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