The latest revelation on forced wartime prostitution by the Japanese came two days before a visit by Japanese Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa. It enraged Koreans, already angered by what they feel are inadequate apologies and compensation for wartime atrocities. They briefly clashed with about riot police blocking the march. Police later allowed them to march to the headquarters of the main opposition Democratic Party. No arrests or injuries were reported. On Monday, the Tokyo government acknowledged for the first time that the Japanese army was involved in the abduction of young Korean women to be used as prostitutes.
Police also arrested two Thai men for offering the three girls to the Japanese man. The two suspects were identified only as Phirapong, 57, and Sayumphoo, Setthaphat said the Immigration division planned the arrest in coordination with Ban Phai Police Station in Muang district. The Ban Phai police had learned that a Japanese man came to a hotel in Khon Kaen several times to buy sex from underage Thai girls. The police station conducted an investigation and found out that Phirapong allegedly brought the girls for the Japanese man.
By webfact , August 8 in Isaan News Forum. Japanese businessman arrested for alleged sex with underage girls. Immigration police have arrested a year-old Japanese businessman for allegedly having sex with at least three girls aged under 18 multiple times. Police also arrested two Thai men for offering the three girls to the Japanese man.
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