Showing posts with label Kuril islands. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Kuril islands. Show all posts

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Russia Holds Large-Scale Exercises on Kuril Islands

Kuril Islands
More than 2,500 servicemen of Russia's Eastern Military District (EMD) are taking part in large-scale tactical exercises on the Kuril Islands, the press service of the district said in a statement on Wednesday.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Japan Protests Russia’s Decision to Base Aviation on Kuril Island of Iturup

Tokyo made a diplomatic protest to Moscow over its decision to station Russian aircraft on the island of Iturup, referred to as Etorofu in Japan, and claimed by Tokyo, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on Friday.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Путин: заключение мирного договора с Японией может занять годы

безвизовым посещением Курил для бывших жителей островов из Японии
Решение ряда вопросов по выходу на мирный договор с Японией, в том числе связанных с обязательствами Токио перед другими странами, может занять не один год. Об этом заявил президент РФ Владимир Путин на пресс-конференции по итогам саммита АТЭС.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Japan protests Russia naming 5 uninhabited Kuril islets

Tokyo issued a formal diplomatic protest after Russia’s prime minister gave names to five uninhabited islets in the Kuril chain. Japan still claims sovereignty over some of the islands in the chain, which it lost to Russia following World War II.

Saturday, December 3, 2016

Japan, Russia to continue peace treaty talks up to Abe-Putin summit

Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov agreed Saturday to continue talks on the decades-old issue of concluding a post-World War II peace treaty up to the summit between Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin later this month in Japan.

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Moscow ready for joint activity with Tokyo on Kurils under Russian laws: Valentina Matviyenko

Russia will be prepared for joint economic activity on the Kuril Islands with Japan, conducted under Moscow’s jurisdiction, Federation Council Speaker Valentina Matviyenko told a news conference in Tokyo.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Kuril islands: Japan mulls deal to retrieve Russian-held isles by banning U.S. military from them

Japan might promise Russia that returning the disputed islands off Hokkaido to Japan will not mean that U.S. military forces will be stationed there in line with Japan-U.S. security arrangements, diplomatic sources said Saturday.

Friday, September 2, 2016

Kremlin expects no shift in territorial issue with Japan today

The Kremlin does not expect that progress on the territorial issue could be made during the talks between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday.

Iles Kouriles: Poutine rejette l'idée d'un marché avec le Japon

Le président russe Vladimir Poutine a rejeté vendredi l'idée de céder l'une des îles Kouriles au Japon en échange d'une coopération économique renforcée avec Tokyo, à quelques heures de sa rencontre avec le Premier ministre japonais, Shinzo Abe.

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

Japan, Russia agree to plan Abe talks with Putin in Russia

Japan and Russia agreed Friday to set a date for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Russia, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said, as Tokyo seeks to make progress on resolving a long-standing bilateral territorial dispute.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Monday, January 4, 2016

Monday, September 21, 2015

Peace treaty possible only after Tokyo recognizes WWII results (Russia FM)

Moscow and Tokyo will not be able to reach progress on a peace treaty without clarifying historical reality, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said after talks with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida on Monday.

Russian and Japanese foreign ministers to discuss peace treaty in Moscow

Russian and Japanese foreign ministers Sergey Lavrov and Fumio Kishida will on Monday discuss in Moscow issues relating to the negotiating process on striking a peace treaty between the two countries.

Friday, September 4, 2015

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Russia says Japan continues challenging outcomes of World War Two

Japan’s reaction to Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev's visit to the Kuril Islands indicates that Tokyo continues challenging the outcomes of World War Two, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.

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