(Update) Japan Strongly Protests Russia's Military Drills on Disputed Isles (4)

Jiji Press 2014.08.13 14:36
Tokyo, Aug. 13 (Jiji Press)--The Japanese government lodged a strong protest through diplomatic channels on Wednesday over Russia's military exercises on the Kuril Islands, which include four northwestern Pacific islands disputed by the two countries. The development further reduced the chance that Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Japan in the autumn as agreed with Japanese Prime Minister
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