We need to learn how to live with less... the necessary and meaningful in our lives...(I don´t know if it´s because deflation,but I feel that I can purchase more now with the yen,than with the same amount,many years back.)
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German,Japanese and American armies were very strict and forbade their soldiers to engage in such activities with foreigners...although some isolated cases might have happened...there are lots of information about that on the internet...
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Most definitely...Japan´s influence is helping civilize the world...
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The initial reaction of former sex slaves was mixed. One woman said she would follow the government’s lead, while another vowed to ignore the accord because Tokyo didn’t consider the money to be formal compensation.
Some in Seoul saw the deal, while not perfect, as an important step forward.
Seoul, meanwhile, said it will refrain from criticizing Japan over the issue, and will talk with “relevant organizations” - a reference to civic groups representing the former sex slaves - to try to resolve Japan’s grievance over a statue of a girl representing victims of Japanese sexual slavery that sits in front of the Japanese Embassy in downtown Seoul.
They are leaving open the possibilities for future claims.
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Japan shouldn't pay AGAIN...anyone can see that if it happens...they will continue on forever...and will probably increase to other demands...not to say that China will probably embark in the same boat...this amount to a shake down...and a direct interference in the affairs of a sovereign nation.
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We have noticed that about AFP as well...
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The almost 4 million people murdered by Mao Tse Tung should be included.
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I believe such a project will not materialize in a short run if at all...I will be back in a year to confirm...
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