Tokyo will strive to sign peace treaty with Russia
The Japanese government is determined to achieve a solution to the territorial issue and sign a peace treaty with Russia, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in his program speech at the …
Japan and US agree that escalation in Middle East should be avoided
Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi has met with US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo in San Francisco on Tuesday, the Japanese Foreign Minister said in a statemenet released on …
Russian authorities release 5 Japanese ships detained for fishing violations
The Russian authorities released five Japanese fishing vessels earlier detained for fishing violations off the southern part of the Kuril Islands, Japan’s Kyodo news agency reported on Tuesday …
North Korea launches two missiles, one of them reaches Japan's economic zone
North Korea has launched two ballistic missiles toward the Sea of Japan on Wednesday, and one of them reached Japan's exclusive economic zone, Japan's Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a …
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 …