Is there qualified to condemn the war crimes of the country of the United States elsewhere?
Rape is inherent in war, but the rape was a massacre of the world's most if Nazi Germany military is the U.S. military.
It has been the tool of political strife China, South Korea today, was dominated political and military in Japan once comfort women as a war crime of the former Imperial Japanese Army definitive East Asia could use this problem.
The Imperial Japanese Army comfort women is of a "home".
This is a fact no doubt.
But the person or whether the girls were forced under the direction of the military is a serious problem.
Was invent without presenting any evidence of the fact that the "force" this problem is of major media Asahi Shimbun of Japan.
In addition, it is a thorny issue that the media took the breath China, South Korea opposition, Asahi Shimbun started this problem is multiplied by the shake to Abe in Japan
Japan accepted the unconditional surrender to the United States.
It is of lost the war.
U.S. forces occupied Japan.
Rape to Japanese women by American soldiers were numerous where it happened.
So the needs of the "comfort women" has increased.
Thus is was established it is ※ special recreation facility Association.
※ The special recreation facility Association (Association An institution has special), Ian after World War II, was a prostitute to the other party of soldiers Dogun made in Japan of Allied occupation under (comfort women) is where.
Is called the Recreation and Amusement Association in English, it was known by the acronym of the RAA. Literal translation is "leisure and entertainment association", meaning differ significantly between the name of the Japanese.
Following matters will be the establishment and background
On the battlefields of Europe, victims of rape by the U.S. military be had (11040 people German woman) 14000 people.
And that the U.S. military after landing, rape occurred frequently in the Battle of Okinawa. There is also a view that estimated 10,000 women number of raped by U.S. soldiers. "In Okinawa, US troops are estimated to have raped 10,000 Japanese women during World War II".
When the U.S. forces stationed in Japan, the first 10 days, that the rape of 1336 reviews occurred in Kanagawa Prefecture.
While the average daily number was 40, the number of sexual assault and rape cases before the special recreation facility association is abolished actual number of sexual assault and rape cases after the abolition The daily average number of 1946 first half out has increased to 330
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As an aside still in the United States military bases in various parts of Japan today
Sex crimes committed by American soldiers unending.