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Abe and Vladimir Putin to hold talks in Moscow on May 26

/ May 12, 2018

Abe and Vladimir Putin to hold talks in Moscow on May 26

Yuri Ushakov, foreign affairs adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin, said Friday that the president will hold a meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Moscow on May 26, Russia's Interfax news agency reported. The Japanese and Russian governments are aiming to reach an agreement ...

May 9, 2018

Japan to resume collecting remains of war dead in Philippines

Japan has signed a cooperation agreement with the Philippines to resume recovering the remains of its war dead in the Southeast Asian country. The welfare ministry suspended the project in 2010 following media reports that the collected remains might have included those of Filipinos. After confirming ...