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Nanjing Massacre Japanese Imperialism and the Massacre in Nanjing The Other Holocaust of World War II
Nanjing Massacre Nanking, the capital of China December 1937 The Japanese invasion of China immediately before and during World War II lasted from the early 1930's to 1945.
Nanjing Massacre “In December 1937, the Japanese army swept into the ancient city of Nanking. Within weeks, more than 300,000 Chinese civilians were systematically raped, tortured, and murdered --a death toll exceeding that of the atomic blasts of Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined” Iris Chang
Nanjing Massacre Japanese soldiers killed Chinese this way:
Nanjing Massacre Mukai Toshiaki and Noda Takeshi, both sub- lieutenants, were honored for exhibiting the strongest samurai spirit by having the title "brave soldier" bestowed upon them. Encouraged by their senior officials, they agreed to engage in a killing "competition." Whoever could kill a full 100 people before the invasion and occupation of Nanjing was completed would take the prize.
Nanjing Massacre Japanese soldiers killed babies too:
Nanjing Massacre The Rape of Nanking most were brutally killed afterwards. The Japanese officers never restrained these brutal acts, they even encourage them, to satisfy their soldiers animal desire. 20,000 women were raped by Japanese soldiers
Nanjing Massacre Some humane organizations burial statistics: 195,249 corpses were buried.
Nanjing Massacre Refugees:
Nanjing Massacre China forgave Japan, so it waived claims for war damages in But for the Japanese, it fuels denial. They only remember A-bomb, but they forget the cause: what they did.
Nanjing Massacre Chinese city remembers Japanese 'Rape of Nanjing'
Nanjing Massacre High school students in Nanjing,, strike the Peace Bell December 12, 2003, Hong Kong residents hold a banner in commemoration of the victims of the Nanjing Massacre before the Monument to Peace in Hong Kong December 12, 2003
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Nanjing Massacre "Past experiences, if not forgotten, can be a guide for the future." I can forgive Japan, but I never forgot Japan.
Nanjing Massacre 追思 张纯如 In Memory of Iris Chang