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'19Jan
21

7 Things to Know About Kuril Islands Dispute Ahead of Putin-Abe Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold talks in Moscow on 22 January, with a peace deal and the status of the Kuril Islands expected to be high on the agenda. Sputnik has...
'19Jan
21

7 Things to Know About Kuril Islands Dispute Ahead of Putin-Abe Talks

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold talks in Moscow on 22 January, with a peace deal and the status of the Kuril Islands expected to be high on the agenda. Sputnik has...
'18Oct
24

Tokyo confirms release of Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda after three years of captivity in Syria

The government confirmed Wednesday that Japanese journalist Jumpei Yasuda, who was captured by an armed group in Syria three years ago, has been released and is now in Turkey, Foreign Minister Taro Kono announced....
'18Aug
05

The Kanpo: Where everything in Japan goes to happen (officially)

If you have studied the recent history of Japan, you probably know World War II ended for the nation on Aug. 15, 1945, when Emperor Hirohito made his famous radio broadcast announcing Japan’s unconditional...
'18Aug
05

The Kanpo: Where everything in Japan goes to happen (officially)

If you have studied the recent history of Japan, you probably know World War II ended for the nation on Aug. 15, 1945, when Emperor Hirohito made his famous radio broadcast announcing Japan’s unconditional...
'18Jul
17

Japan and the European Union complete trade deal accounting for 30 percent of world’s GDP

Top European Union leaders and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe signed an economic partnership agreement Tuesday in Tokyo, a pact that will create a massive free trade zone accounting for 37 percent of the world’s trade...
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