Support Materials for Learning Resource:
An Analysis Of The Legal Liability Of The Government Of Japan For "Comfort Women Stations" Established During The Second World War.
(E/CN.4/Sub.2/1998/13). 1998. McDougall, Gay J. Special Rapporteur on Systematic Rape, Sexual Slavery and Slavery-like Practices During Armed Conflict. United Nations Human Rights Commission
"Assembly Joint Resolution 27 - Has Justice Been Served ?" speech of Michael M. Honda at the Whittier College of Law Symposium on Nov. 21, 1999
Background Information of and Explanation for Enhancement of Resolution for Issues concerning Victims of Wartime Sexual Slavery Act (see rtf file attached)
California State Assembly Joint Resolution No. 27
Charter of the International Military Tribunal
Charter of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East
Convention on the Non-Applicability of Statutory Limitations to War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity
Court rejects women's appeal
Dower, John W. "Japan Addresses its War Responsibility" from The Journal of the International Institute, Vol. 3, No. 1 (Fall, 1995)
Enhancement of Resolution for Issues concerning Victims of Wartime Sexual Slavery Act (Proposal) introduced by Senator Shoji Motooka in the Japanese Diet on April 10, 2000
Geneva Convention 1928: Protocol for the Prohibition of the Use in War of Asphyxiating Gas, and of Bacteriological Methods of Warfare
Geneva Convention 1929: Convention Between the United States of America and Other Powers, Relating to Prisoners of War
Geneva Convention 1949: Geneva Convention Relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War
Universal Declaration of Human Rights 1948
Hague Convention 1899: Laws and Customs of War on Land (Hague II)
Hague Convention 1907: Laws and Customs of War on Land (Hague IV)
Interview of Kim Young-shil
"LEGAL BASIS OF THE CLAIM" by The Association of British Civilian Internees Far East Region
Letter dated 11 August 1997 from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to the United Nations Office on Crimes Committed by Japan against Humanity
List of rules governing the conduct of war and armed conflict up to 1968
No War Resolution
On the Japanese Government's plan to Collect Money.
Nelia Sancho, Chairperson, LILA-PILIPINA (Task Force on Filipino Comfort Women)
Report of the Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, its Causes and Consequences & the Report on the Mission to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, the Republic of Korea and Japan on the Issue of Military Sexual Slavery in Wartime.
(E/CN.4/1996/53/Add.1). 1996. Radhika Coomaraswamy. Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women. United Nations Commission on Human Rights
San Francisco Peace Treaty
Statement by Prime Minister Tomiichi Murayama on August 15, 1995
Submission of the Korean Council for the Women Drafted for Sexual Slavery by Japan to the Public Prosecutor of the Tokyo District in Japan on the War Crimes and Crimes Against Humanity committed against and the so-called "Military Comfort Women"
The Military Sexual Slavery Issue And Asian Peace.
Hee Soon Kwon (The Korean Council for the Women Drafted for the Military Sexual Slavery by Japan)
Why oppose Sympathy Money?
Kim Kyung Hee (The Korean Council for the Women Drafted for Military Sexual Slavery by Japan)