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Japan-South Korea rift

Japan slaps restrictions on tech exports to South Korea

Move amid wartime labor row threatens to snarl up supply chains

South Korea's Supreme Court has ordered Japanese companies to pay compensation for their use of wartime labor, straining the countries' ties.

TOKYO/SEOUL -- The Japanese government on Monday announced it will tighten restrictions on exports of semiconductor manufacturing materials to South Korea, in a move that could hinder Asian supply chains.

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