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Another Korean 'comfort woman' dies; number of survivors down to 21 Updated: 2019-04-03 04:18:04 KST

Another Korean survivor of Japan's wartime sex slavery has passed away.
According to a Korean NGO that advocates for the rights of the victims, she died on Sunday.
At the request of her family, her name, age and funeral details have not been released.
Of the 2-hundred-40 registered with the government, only 21 of the victims are still alive, most in their 90s.
Estimates of the number of Korean women sexually enslaved by the Japanese military during World War Two reach the hundreds of thousands.
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