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Vietnamese Woman Sues South Korean Government over War Injuries, Deaths

Vietnamese Woman Sues South Korean Government over War Injuries, Deaths

SEOUL, April 21 (Korea Bizwire) — A 60-year-old Vietnamese woman has sued the South Korean government for damages over her family’s suffering during the Vietnam War, a local lawyers’ group said Tuesday. Lawyers for a Democratic Society, an organization of progressive lawyers, dubbed Minbyun in Korean, said that it filed the first-ever compensation lawsuit by [...]

Retired Supreme Court Justice Calls on Korea to Face Responsibility for Vietnam War

Retired Supreme Court Justice Calls on Korea to Face Responsibility for Vietnam War

SEOUL, April 13 (Korea Bizwire) — A renowned former Supreme Court justice has called on South Korea to acknowledge its involvement in the Vietnam War. Kim Young-ran, who proposed the Kim Young-ran Act, a self-titled anti-graft bill, said, “I want to prove that our country can acknowledge its own wrongdoings and is more than capable of [...]