The Symposium Held on the 80th Anniversary of Victims of the Germ Warfare in Changde
On November 4th, the symposium on the 80th anniversary of the Victims of the Germ Warfare in Changde was hosted in Dehua Hotel by the Association of Victims of the Germ Warfare of the Japanese Army in Changde City, the Institute of Germ Warfare Crimes of Hunan University of Arts and Science, and the Lawyers Association. Nearly a hundred people from all walks of life gathered together, including experts and scholars studying the crimes of the Japanese army's germ warfare, representatives of the litigation representatives of the Japanese army's germ warfare against Japan, plus those representatives of victims of the Japanese army's germ warfare.
The commemorative symposium first began with all the participants in silent tribute to the compatriots who died. Then, all the guests enthusiastically spoke out their minds. Luo Yunsheng, Chen Zhiyuan, and Chen Hua from Hunan University of Arts and Science presented their results in the field of germ warfare research. Kuai Dingxun, Chen Yufang, Liu Yaling, and Guo Lichun who participated in the germ warfare litigation against Japan shared their unforgettable memories of the Japanese lawsuit. Gao Feng, president of the Association of Victims of the Japanese Army's Germ Warfare in Changde, said that the reason for the persistent holding of the Changde Germ Warfare commemoration was to tell more people about the history of Japanese invasion of China and to pass on the memory of the heroic city of Changde.
Translator: Wu Yangyue
Chinese source: www.changde.gov.cn