Country presentation: Korea

Indictment

in preparation

Evidence

in preparation

The Accused

Emperor Hirohito, Tojo Hideki, Minami Jiro, Itagaki Seishiro, Okamura Yasuji, Umezu Yoshijiro, Ando Rikichi, Matsuyama Yuzo

Survivors are those who testified on the witness stand or in videos)

On the witness stand:*Kim Yong-suk, *Ha Sang-suk, *An Bob-sun, *Moon Pil-gi
Participants:*Pak Yong-sim, Kim Bok-dong, Kim Gun-ja, Kang Sun-e, Kang Il-chol, Kim Bok-seon, Kim Bun-son, Kim Bun-i, Kim Sang-heui, Kim Eun-rye, Kim Wha-seon, Park Ok-myon, Sin Hyon-sun, Sim Dal-yon, Yang Jom-sun, Yun Sun-man, Lee Yan-gun, Lee Yong-nye, Lee Yong-su, Chong Seo-un, Chin Wha-sun, Choi Kap-sun, Han Do-sun, Whan Gum-ju, Kwak Kum-nye

Prosecutors

Park Won-soon, Kim Myung-gi, Cho Si-hyun, Kim Chang-rok, Chang Wan-ick, Kang Jeong-sook, Ha Jong-moon, Yang Hyun-ah
Jong Nam-yong, Hong Seon-ok, Kim Eun-yong, Hwang Ho-nam

Presentation

Prosecutor
Park Won-soon Contents of the indictment
Prosecutor
Hong Seon-ok Historical Background
Prosecutor
Ha Jong-moon Recruitment and transfer of Korean ‘comfort women’
The case of Kim Bok-dong (the responsible: Ando Rikichi)
The case of Kim Gun-ja (the responsible: Umezu Yoshijiro)
Prosecutor
Hwang Ho-nam How ‘comfort women’ were transfered
Video
Testimonies of Kang Gil-soon, Choi Bong-son, Chong Song-myong, Choi Soon-hwan and Kim Duk-soon
Video
Testimony of Pak Yong-sim
Prosecutor
Hwang Ho-nam Introduce Pak Yong-sim at the court gallery to everyone
Photograph of Korean ‘comfort women’ including Pak Yong-sim taken by US Army
The case of Pak Yong-sim (the responsible: Matsuyama Yuzo)
Video
Testimony of Ha Sang-suk
Survivor
Ha Sang-suk Take an oath and testify(interrogation: Hwang Ho-nam)
Prosecutor
Hwang Ho-nam The cases of Ha Sang-suk and Song Shin-do: Establishment of comfort stations in Wuhan and Wuchang, China (the responsible: Okamura Yasuji)
The responsibility of Office of the Governor-General on transferring ‘comfort women’ (the responsible: Minami Jiro)
Survivor
Kim Yong-suk Take an oath and testify(interrogation: Hwang Ho-nam)
Survivor
Moon Pil-gi Take an oath and testify(interrogation: Kang Jeong-sook)
Video
Testimony of Kim Bok-dong (the responsible: Ando Rikichi)
Prosecutor
Kang Jeong-sook Crimes committed at the comfort stations; damages and sufferings inflicted on victims
Survivor
An Bob-sun Take an oath and testify (interrogation: Yang Hyun-ah)
Prosecutor
Yang Hyun-ah Situation of survivors after the war (abandonment at the battlefield and on the way back home; physical and psychological scars)
Prosecutor
Kim Eun-yong Slide-show: Scars remaining on victims bodies (Pak Yong-sim, Kim Yong-suk, Chong Song-myong, Li Gyong-saeng, Yu Son-ok and Chong Ok-sun)
Video
Testimonies of 14 survivors (filmed at a hospital in Incheon in Sep-Oct. 2000)
Prosecutor
Cho Si-hyun On the responsible individuals
Judge
Gabrielle Kirk McDonald Question
Prosecutor
Jong Nam-yong Grounds for the number of victims
Video
On the state responsibility
Judge
Christine Chinkin Question