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South Korea Clashes with Japan over 'Comfort Women'

The South Korean president spoke at an event commemorating 99 years of the March 1 Movement, one of the first public displays of resistance to the Japanese occupation of the Korean peninsula.

Japan Warns South Korea Over 'Comfort Women' Deal

"If [South Korea] tries to revise the agreement that is already being implemented, that would make Japan's ties with South Korea unmanageable and it would be unacceptable," Taro Kono, Japanese foreign minister, said.