Mon, Feb 21, 2011 - Page 1 News List

Ma downplays China policy flak

FACING UP:Ma said that as Germany has also done, the Republic of China has owned up to its history, citing public apologies, memorials and designating Feb. 28 as a holiday

By Ko Shu-ling  /  Staff Reporter

After attending various events in commemoration of the incident, Ma said he realized that only by honestly facing history could people talk about the incident rationally and that it was important to empathize with victims and their families.

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