Osaka mayor to end sister city status with San Francisco over ‘comfort women’ statue

At a news conference Friday, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide … The Japan Times reports that some politicians in the Osaka city assembly also were concerned that Yoshimura’s actions could harm the city’s reputation abroad, and petitioned …
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