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Event Type Human Trafficking - Prostitution  Date Time 2017-01-20 06:54:00 
Country KR  City Seoul 
Latitude 37.567  Longitude 126.978 
URL https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/20/world/asia/south-korea-court-comfort-women.html?_r=0     
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 [nytimes.com] SOUTH KOREA - South Korea Illegally Detained Prostitutes Hired by U.S. Soldiers Decades Ago, Court Rules

"In a landmark ruling, a South Korean court said on Friday that the government had broken the law during the 1960s and ’70s by detaining prostitutes who were hired by American soldiers, and by forcing them to undergo treatment for venereal diseases."

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