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The Nanking Massacre or Nanjing Massacre, also known as the Rape of Nanking, was a mass murder and war rape that occurred during the six-week period following the Japanese capture of the city of Nanking, the former capital of the Republic of China, on December 13, 1937 during the Second Sino-Japanese War. During this period, hundreds of thousands of Chinese civilians and disarmed soldiers were murdered by soldiers of the Imperial Japanese Army. Widespread rape and looting also occurred.


Li ZiJian (1954)

'Nanjing Massacre', by Zijian Li (b1954, Shaoyang, Hunan Province, China) | Dec 13, 1937 The Nanking Massacre (aka Nanjing Massacre or Rape of Nanjing), was an episode during The II Sino-Japanese War of mass murder and mass rape by Japanese troops against the residents of Nanjing (then spelled Nanking), then capital of China.


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Rape of Nanking. It took the Imperial Japanese Army only six weeks to kill 300,000 soldiers and civilians-men, women and children. 20,000 women were raped.


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Japanese General Tani Masuo, who oversaw the Nanking Massacre, was executed by the Nationalist Chinese in 1947. The executioner was a Chinese Soldier who had survived the Massacre.