Apr 19, 2017

Russia to skip national youth event on Japan-claimed island

The Russian government will this year not hold a national youth event on a disputed island claimed by Japan, Alexander Bugayev, head of the Agency for Youth Affairs, has told a Russian media organization. In 2015 and 2016, the all-Russian youth education forum gathered ...

LDP secretary-general unhappy with Abe-Putin summit

/ Dec 17, 2016

LDP secretary-general unhappy with Abe-Putin summit

Toshihiro Nikai, secretary-general of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party, expressed outright displeasure on Friday over the results of the two-day summit between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin. “We have to keep in mind that most of the Japanese public ...