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The Government of Japan approved a record defense budget on the background of the ongoing territorial disputes with China and threats from North Korea.
Russian president Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed on the text of a statement on the joint economic activities on the Kuril Islands.
A few days before the upcoming visit of president Putin to Tokyo, Japan’s economy minister assured that his country will adhere to the sanctions policy of “Great Seven” they introduced against Russia.
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said that Tokyo is seeking recognition of Japanese sovereignty over all the islands of the southern part of Kuril Islands.
The official Tokyo refuted a message appeared in the press, saying that the Japanese government will allow Russian citizens currently living in the Kuril Islands to remain on the islands in the case of transferring the disputed territory to Japan.
Fighters of the Air Force of Japan intercepted anti-submarine aircraft of the Russian Navy near the island of Honshu.
A study discovered that there are 35,000 gasoline stations and 40,000 charging stations for electric vehicles in Japan. According to The Guardian, the study was conducted by Nissan, that recently released the Leaf electric car.
The deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said that Russia is ready to offer Japanese investors a controlling stake in oil and gas projects. He also stated the need to make progress in economic cooperation with Tokyo before a possible visit…