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Tokyo citizens raise awareness of Japan’s military ‘comfort women’ sex slave issue

Tokyo citizens raise awareness of Japan’s military ‘comfort women’ sex slave issue

Japan’s wartime sexual enslavement of women has long been an contentious issue for Seoul and Tokyo. Fuelling the anger of victims is the Japanese government’s attitude, that there’s nothing more to discuss,… and most of its history textbooks have removed the issue from their pages. For a change we take a look at those in …

U.S. calls for release of its citizens after North Korea releases Canadian pastor on ‘sick bail’

U.S. calls for release of its citizens after North Korea releases Canadian pastor on ‘sick bail’

North Korea claims it freed Canadian pastor Lim Hyeon-soo on humanitarian grounds amid his worsening health conditions. This prompted fresh request by the U.S. for the release of three Americans still detained by the regime. Cha Sang-mi zooms in on Pyongyang’s unexpected move and its impact. North Korea released Korean-Canadian detainee Lim Hyeon-soo from jail …

Direct deposits, transactions delayed for Citizens Bank customers

Direct deposits, transactions delayed for Citizens Bank customers

DEPOSITS THEY WERE EXPECTING… HAD NEVER BEEN DEPOSITED.. THE RHODE-ISLAND-BASED BANK ACKNOWLED THE ISSUE ON TWITTER – AROUND 9 O’CLOCK IN THE MORNING… “Customers are seeing a delay in transactions posting to their accounts, due to a vendor processing issue.” IN A FOLLOW UP TWEET… CITIZENS BANK SAID: “This issue is affecting multiple financial institutions. …