1965: Japan-South Korea issue apology” for Japan’s 36-year colonial rule.

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A joint statement issued by the foreign ministers of Japan and South Korea includes “twenty vague words of apology” for Japan’s 36-year colonial rule.

 

To: 
South Korea
From: 
Japan
Year of Apology: 
1965
Footnote: 
hriver, Donald W., Jr. An Ethic for Enemies. Oxford, 1995. p135.