02 iulie 2020

Japan sticks to its position on Kurils in light of constitutional amendment in Russia


The amendment to the Russian constitution envisages a ban on ceding Russia’s territories TOKYO, July 2. /TASS/. Japan’s government refrains from commenting on the voting on constitutional amendments in Russia but stresses that its position on the issue of South Kuril Islands and the peace treaty with Russia remains the same, Japan’s Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told reporters at a regular press conference on Thursday."We are keeping a close eye on what is going on in Russia’s domestic [...]