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Japan to avoid direct support for U.S. strike on Syria: sources

Apr 13, 2018

Japan to avoid direct support for U.S. strike on Syria: sources

Japan plans to avoid expressing direct support for actual U.S. military action against Syria, in an attempt to avoid damaging negotiations with Russia over a decadeslong territorial row, government sources said Thursday. Japan will only support U.S. President Donald Trump's "resolve" to prevent any further ...

/ Nov 30, 2017

Russia to deploy anti-ship missiles to Kurils: report

The Russian military plans to deploy anti-ship missiles to the Kuril Islands, the Russian newspaper Izvestia has reported, in a move likely to impact an ongoing territorial dispute between Moscow and Tokyo. The deployment of the Bal and Bastion missile systems to two islands in ...