Imperial Japan

Explained: How Tokyo Olympics brings back controversy around Japan's rising sun flag

Several Asian countries say the flag is a reminder of Japan’s wartime atrocities, and is comparable to the Nazi swastika.

published on : 23rd July 2021

South Korean court rejects World War 2-era sexual slavery claim against Japan

The Seoul court ruled that the Japanese government should be exempt from civil jurisdiction under the principles of international law, according to South Korea’s Yonhap news agency.

published on : 21st April 2021