Gen­eral ‘treated sol­diers like slaves’

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD - Anemore,

A gen­eral and his wife treated sol­diers like “slaves”, forc­ing them to re­trieve golf balls and pick up toe­nail clip­pings, a rights group al­leged, prompt­ing of­fi­cials to launch a probe on Wed­nes­day. Sol­diers as­signed to the home of four-star Gen­eral Park Chanju and his wife “did the laun­dry, iron­ing, gar­den­ing, clean­ing bath­rooms, pick­ing up every lit­tle trash — even pieces of toe­nails or dead skin cells”, the Cen­ter for Mil­i­tary Hu­man Rights Korea said in a state­ment. ince of Mugla on Wed­nes­day, an of­fi­cial said. The boat, named was car­ry­ing 11 peo­ple when it sank off the Mar­maris dis­trict of Mugla, a pop­u­lar tourist area, the of­fi­cial said. Eight pas­sen­gers have so far been res­cued.

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