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Sunday, October 23, 2016

Tokyo has denied reports about the intention to take the Kuriles with the Russians

The Secretary-General of the Japanese government, Yoshihide Suge refuted media information that Tokyo reportedly expressed a desire to accept living on the Kuril Islands the Russians their citizens in the event of a transfer of the disputed Islands.

photo: Alexander Astafyev

Previously, the intention of the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to make a proposal Russian President Vladimir Putin, told the newspaper Mainichi. According to the publication, the Japanese government is ready to respect human rights and rights of ownership in the event of a settlement of the territorial dispute in favor of Tokyo.

It was also reported that the Japanese government has a special Minister who will be responsible for the development of relations with Russia.

In turn, The Japan Times learned that the Japanese government allegedly plans to invest in the Russian far East, regardless of how will be resolved the question on the Kuril Islands.

However, what is really ready to offer Japan may become known in the coming days. 2-3 September in Vladivostok will host the forum, on the sidelines of which he will meet Putin and Abe. The Prime Minister of Japan, will certainly raise the issue of territorial claims.


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