Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters

Beijing museum unveils ‘evidence’ of forced labour by Japan during second world war

Evidence Tokyo forced Chinese nationals to work for its war effort could add credence to decades old compensation claims, museum says, stirring regional tensions

Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
Visitors at The Museum of the War of Chinese People’s Resistance Against Japanese Aggression in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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