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Rape of Nanking. Rape of Nanking. December 1937-February 1938: up to 300,000 Chinese civilians are brutally massacred Seen by many as an act of genocide Japanese nationalists distorted actual events and to this day deny that civilians were targeted - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Rape of Nanking

Rape of NankingRape of NankingDecember 1937-February 1938: up to 300,000 Chinese civilians are brutally massacredSeen by many as an act of genocideJapanese nationalists distorted actual events and to this day deny that civilians were targetedThe Japanese army committed numerous atrocities, such as rape, looting, arson, and the execution of POWs and civilians. Many women and children were brutally rapped and murdered as wellThe fact that Japan does not acknowledge the massacre has strained Sino-Japanese relations

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