Narcisa Claveria (left) and Estelita Dy. Photo: EPA

New ‘comfort women’ memorial opens in Manila, defying Japanese pressure

  • There are an estimated 1,000 Filipino women who were believed to have been sexually abused by Japanese soldiers during the occupation
  • President Rodrigo Duterte has said it is not the policy of the government to ‘antagonise other nations’
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Narcisa Claveria (left) and Estelita Dy. Photo: EPA
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