A “comfort women” statue went on display in Australia on Saturday, commemorating women who were forced to work in Japanese military brothels during WWII. The 1.5-metre statue was unveiled at Croydon Park in Sydney in a ceremony attended by 89-year-old Gil Won-Ok, a survivor who flew from South Korea. She recounted her painful experience as a so-called ‘comfort woman’, and accused the Japanese government of trying to evade responsibility by covering up history.
Subscribe to us on Youtube:
Download for IOS: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8
Download for Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv
Follow us on: