Another "comfort woman" passes away in China
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
HAIKOU, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese woman forced into front-line brothels for Japanese troops during World War II died on Saturday, bringing the number of surviving "comfort women," a euphemism for sex slaves, to only 14 on the Chinese mainland.
Huang Youliang died at the age of 90 at her home in Yidui Village in China's southern island province of Hainan.
In October 1941, 15-year-old Huang was raped when the Japanese troops invaded her hometown. She was later put into a brothel and forced to ...