Japan seeks arbitration against South Korea over wartime forced labourers
Japan on Monday said it wants to bring a bitter dispute with South Korea over compensation for wartime labourers to a panel for arbitration.Relations between the two United States allies have been increasingly strained, after South Korea’s top court last year ordered a Japanese steelmaker to pay compensation to victims of a wartime policy of forced labour.The ruling drew the ire of Tokyo, with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe describing the decision as “impossible”.On Monday, Japan said it now wants…... If you wish to read this full breaking news headline, plus more articles from around Thailand and Asia like, Japan seeks arbitration against South Korea over wartime forced labourers, simply click on 'Read full story' below, but 1st please give us a 'LIKE' or 'SHARE' before you leave. Thank you
Published By: SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST - Monday, 20 May
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