Russian President Vladimir Putin and his wife Lyudmila attend the ballet "La Esmeralda" in the Kremlin Palace in Moscow, Russia. The couple announced their separation on state television. They had been married for 20 years. ■ Photo: Presidential Press Service
Japanese mayors WWII comment sparks outrage. #These women were kidnapped and pack raped repeatedly by the Japanese army. Any perceived compliance was only in the desperate attempt to preserve their lives. To to imply otherwise by using the euphemistic "comfort women" is an outrage second only to the original crimes committed against these women.