Mainichi – Japan Korea Relations

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1910 Jung-geun assassinated Hirobumi Ito. 1910  Japan-Korea annexation treaty 1923  Koreans arrested for questioning after Great Kanto Earthquake 1951  Korean War special procurements 1958 Lee line, detention crew returns Japan
1965  Japan-Korea Basic Relations Treaty signature 1965  Japan-Korea treaty protest 1973  Kim Dae-jung event 1974 Release demand demonstration for South Korea National Confederation of Democratic Youth Student event 1989  The first South Korean car in Tokyo Motor Show
1998  Kim Dae Jung visits Emperor 1998  Previously banned Japanese movies opening 1998  Kimchi controversy become hot 1999 First joint military excercises with South Korea 2001年 Korean flavored snacks popular at convenience stores
2002 Japan-South Korea goodwill ambassador and actress courtesy call to Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi. 2002  History textbook authorization 2005 ”Come home of Japan Takeshima islands” station staff 2006  Korean historical drama viewers Tour

Please remember that we are currently only able to showcase a very small portion of the archive in this site via these 10 galleries. However we can access the newspaper records offline for specific requested topics and we also have access to much more material with Japanese only captions. Feel welcome to contact us at contact,nipponnews,net with research requests and inquiries and we will be glad to try to help.