April 21, 2021
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Japanese authorities urged to stop discrimination against Korean schools

Date: 01/03/2021 | Source: Pyongyang Times | Read original version at source

A rally took place on February 22 in Saitama City of Saitama Prefecture, Japan, to demand the Japanese authorities resume the payment of subsidy to Saitama Korean junior middle school under the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan (Chongryon) and solve the problem of support to Korean kindergartens.

Sponsored by the “network Saitama for institutional support to schools for foreigners and national education,” it drew Korean compatriots and Japanese citizens in Saitama Prefecture.

After suspending the payment of subsidy to the Korean junior middle school in Saitama, the Japanese authorities excluded the Korean kindergartens again from the list of supply of masks for the prevention of COVID-19, the speakers said, criticizing them for practising more blatant discriminations against Korean schools.

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