" Comfort Women"
Historians estimate there are between 80, 000 and 200, 500 comfort girls during World War II. Of these various were from your Korean peninsula, China, Dalam negri, Malaysia, the Netherlands, and the Korea. (" Convenience women demonstration texts, " UPI, a couple of May 1997) More than half with the 169 comfort and ease women remainders in the Korea were beneath age twenty when abducted by the now-defunct Japanese Imperial Army troops. (" Comfort and ease women protest texts, " UPI, a couple of May 1997) Australian and American men have taken " temporary wives" during their be in the Phillippines, to get away from the women and any children afterwards. (CATW - Asia Pacific, Trafficking in Ladies and Prostitution inside the Asia Pacific) Official Problem & Effort
Various police officers and government officials have sexually assaulted or perhaps exploited girls in the Thailand. Congressman Romeo Jalosjos raped a 12-year-old girl. Binan Mayor Bayani Alonte was accused of raping a 16-year-old lady. Former Quezon Representative Manolet Lavides was involved in the prostituting of 4 high school students of Novaliches Senior high school. Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan was involved in the situations of a 16-year-old model becoming prostituted with a talent manager, Jojo Veloso. 5 policemen in San Fabian, Panagasinan were accused of raping an 11-year-old girl inside police barracks. 4 cop on duty had been implicated inside the rape of the 17-year-old young lady inside the authorities station in Luneta. SPO2 Roel Waga, police investigator in Bgy. Puerto, Cagayan City was involved in the sex harassment of any 13-year-old lady. (Gabriela, Stats and the Express of the Thailand, 24 This summer 1997) Factbook Table of Contents CATW Homepage
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