Japanese Ambassador on behalf of the government to apologize to U.S. prisoners of World War II
Global Times special correspondent Tangxiang reported, according to Japan’s Kyodo News reported on May 30, Japanese Ambassador Ichiro Fujisaki, 30, attended by the Pacific War the Japanese captured the Philippines during the American veterans of the group’s annual meeting and an apology, said, “For to us the enormous loss and suffering, sincerely apologize.”
It is reported that the group called “guards of the Council”, was guarded by the Philippine island of Luzon, Bataan, and Keli Ji archipelago composed of retired military officers and soldiers, they have in the Japanese prisoner of war camp lived. Including their family members, including a total of more than 400 people participated in San Antonio, Texas at the annual meeting.
the Association McCartney said: “The Fujisaki Ambassador attend the annual meeting of the Japanese government directly that a formal apology, which is great, a lot of courage.” He also looked forward to the Japanese government invited former U.S. prisoners of war and family members to visit Japan exchange program can be implemented smoothly.