The Daily Manila Shimbun


South Korea War Photo Exhibition

February 25, 2019

A visitor looks at a photo featuring 'comfort women' at an exhibition in Seoul, South Korea, 25 February 2019. The photo is one of three comfort woman pictures that a US soldier took at the end of World War II. Comfort women is a euphemism referring to Asian women, mostly Koreans, who were forcibly taken to front-line military brothels to serve the Japanese army during the war. EPA-Jiji Press