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Japanese passes law to compensate forced sterilization victims

Japan on Wednesday passed a law compensating tens of thousands of people sterilized, often without their consent, under a government program to prevent the birth of "inferior descendants" that remained in effect until 1996. [Source]

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Origin: reuters.com

Category: worldNews

Topics: japanese, compensating, tens, thousands, sterilized

Source Link: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/Reuters/worldNews/~3/npWRL3alXkI/japanese-passes-law-to-compensate-forced-sterilization-victims-idUSKCN1S00BT

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