Eastern Asia

The countries located in Eastern Asia are:

  • China
  • China, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
  • China, Macao Special Administrative Region
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Japan
  • Mongolia
  • Republic of Korea

Killers from Eastern Asia include:

Prince Yasuhiko Asaka
Country: Japan, China
Kill tally: 100,000 to 500,000
Kill tally details: 200,000-350,000 Chinese killed during the Rape of Nanking
Shiro Ishii
Country: Japan, China
Kill tally: 100,000 to 500,000
Kill tally details: At least 3,000 killed in experiments at the Unit 731 biological weapons facility. Approximately 200,000 killed in field tests of biological weapons. Between 20,000 to 30,000 Chinese killed when plague-infected rats are released from Unit 731 at the end of the Second World War
Kim Il Sung
Country: North Korea
Kill tally details: About three million killed in the Korean War. Between 450,000 and two million North Koreans needlessly starved to death due to the economic legacy of Kim's regime. (Some reports claim that as many as three million starved.) Hundreds of thousands of deaths of inmates held in custody in the North's extensive political prison camp system
Mao Tse-Tung
Country: China
Kill tally details: As many as 45 million deaths from starvation during the Great Leap Forward. Tens of thousands killed and millions of lives ruined during the Cultural Revolution
Tojo Hideki
Country: Japan
Kill tally details: At least 20 million Chinese in the Second Sino-Japanese War. About 15 million people killed in the Asia and Pacific regions during the Second World War, including over 11 million Chinese and nearly two million Japanese