The Rotary Club of Seattle hosted a panel discussion, “Northeast Asia and the U.S. Today,” on April 12, featuring Hisao Inagaki, Consul General of Japan in Seattle; Eunji Seo, Consul General of South Korea in Seattle; and Daniel Chen, Director General of Taipei Economic & Cultural Office (TECO) in Seattle.
By Chris Hawley The Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Eight U.S. soldiers have been charged in the death of a fellow GI, a Chinese American who apparently shot himself in Afghanistan after being subjected to what a community activist said were assaults and ethnic taunts from his comrades.
Last week, criminal military charges were filed against eight soldiers for involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide, and assault, among other charges, for the death of Pvt. Danny Chen. Chen shot himself in Afghanistan after being subjected to what some say were assaults and ethnic taunting from his fellow soldiers.