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Objection to use of imperial flag during Tokyo Olympics

General 10:00 November 08, 2019
Objection to use of imperial flag during Tokyo Olympics
Objection to use of imperial flag during Tokyo Olympics

Kim Won-wung (front) performs the Buddhist praying act of "sambo ilbae" -- walking three steps and making one bow with knees and elbows on the ground -- during a rally in Manhattan, New York, on Nov. 7, 2019, to urge Japan to ban the use of its imperial-era flag during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. The "rising sun" flag is regarded by South Korea as a symbol of Japan's wartime aggression and militarism in the first half of the 20th century. (Yonhap)
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10:00 November 08, 2019
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