The Dokdo dispute has become a world issue. Unlike other programs that have featured controversial views from politicians, this documentary presents background on Dokdo, a historical perspective and the inside story behind Korea-Japan relations regarding these disputed islands.
It examines Japan’s decision to claim sovereignty over Dokdo on Jan. 28, 1905, and also interviews expert sources including Dakahashi Desya, a professor at Tokyo University.
Arirang aims to unearth the truth behind the Dokdo dispute, and to provide viewers with a clear, accurate look at the situation.
Producer / Park Shin-sung