PBS NewsHour

How Japan-South Korea rift reflects decades of resentment

Clip: 08/22/2019 | 4m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

Japan and South Korea, the two most important U.S. allies in northeast Asia, are engaged in an increasingly grave feud. Relations between the two countries took a confrontational turn earlier this summer when Japan announced it would limit exports to South Korea; now, South Korea says it’s ending a critical intelligence-sharing deal. Judy Woodruff reports on the historically rocky relationship.

Aired: 08/22/19

Rating: NR

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