Comfort women: Osaka cuts ties with sister city San Francisco over statue memorialising military sex slaves

The mayor of Osaka has said he plans to cut a six-decade tie with its sister city, San Francisco, after a sculpture showing controversial “comfort women” was named as an official statue. The issue of so-called comfort women, the phrase used to describe …
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