Comfort Woman Continues Quest For Compensation
Thursday, 3 November 2005, 11:31 am
Article: Richard S. Ehrlich
72-Yr-Old Comfort Woman Continues Quest For
by Richard S.
BANGKOK, Thailand -- A kamikaze suicide pilot
fell in love with imprisoned "comfort woman" Lee Yong Soo,
but that did nothing to stop the atrocity of her being raped
by hundreds of Japanese soldiers during World War II.
to 200,000 females -- mostly teenagers -- were enslaved for
rape by Japan's military in China, Korea, Taiwan, the
Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Singapore, according
to London-based Amnesty International.