Denuclearization of Korean Peninsula common goal for Japan, Russia
Denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula is a common goal for Japan and Russia, Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a press conference on Monday.
"Denuclearization of the Korean …
North Korea launches several unidentified projectiles to Sea of Japan
North Korea has launched several unidentified projectiles toward the Sea of Japan, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JSC) on Tuesday.
According to the …
Japanese minister says intensive dialogue expected with Russia on Kuril joint ventures
Tokyo is anticipating vigorous negotiations with Russia on joint economic projects in the southern part of the Kuril Islands to continue, Japanese Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Hiroshige …
Russia considers Japan's representations over Kurils unacceptable
Russian considers Japan's representations made to Moscow over the opening of a new fish plant on the Shikotan island unacceptable, the Russian Embassy in Tokyo told TASS on Friday.
"We consider …
Japan to continue cooperation on North Korean denuclearization with Russia, China
Japan will continue cooperation with the global community, above all, Russia and China, aimed at securing the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told …
North Korea launches short-range ballistic missiles into the sea
North Korea has fired two short-range ballistic missiles from the country’s eastern coast into the Sea of Japan, the Kyodo News agency reported on Friday, citing sources in the South Korean …
North Korea fires two unidentified projectiles toward Sea of Japan
North Korea has fired two unidentified projectiles from its east cost early Friday, Yonhap news agency reported citing South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS).
The projectiles were fired toward the …
Lavrov says peace treaty issue with Japan is not deadlocked
The situation around concluding a peace treaty between Russia and Japan is not locked in a stalemate, but Tokyo’s position hinders its signing, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a …
Moscow castigates Tokyo’s ‘poisonous’ move at depicting Southern Kurils as Japanese
Depicting the South Kuril Islands as Japanese on national maps is illegitimate and poisonous for the bilateral relations with Russia, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said at a …
Cross that survived US atomic bombings returned to Nagasaki
A wooden cross recovered from the Urakami catholic cathedral in 1945 following the US atomic bombings, has been returned to Japan’s Nagasaki, Japanese television reported.
It is noted that …