A civil society made up of Korean Americans announced on the 17th that a “girl image” symbolizing comfort women would be set up in private land in Annandale, Virginia near Washington. The unveiling ceremony will be held on the 27th.
Civil organizations have been working for three years ago with the aim of setting up a girl statue in the suburbs of Washington. According to civil society, the installation of a girl in the United States is the fifth after California and Michigan. (Annandale = Koji Sonoda)