NHK Documentary

After WWII: Sakhalin Civilians vs. Soviet Troops

After Japan pulled out of World War II, Japanese civilians living on present-day Sakhalin got caught up in 7 days of bloody fighting with Soviet troops. We explore a forgotten tragedy of history.
  • program length: 49 minutes
  • episode #4001

Sunday, October 29 at 3:10 am on 12.4

additional airdates

  • Saturday, October 28 at 9:10 am on 12.4
  • Saturday, October 28 at 3:10 pm on 12.4
  • Saturday, October 28 at 9:10 pm on 12.4

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Hard-hitting documentary that takes an in-depth look at some of the political, economic, and social challenges that Japan - and our world - is facing.