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Japan lodges protest over Russian exercise in Northern Territories

NHK and Asahi reported online on remarks at the Diet earlier today by Foreign Minister Kono, who disclosed that the GOJ has filed a protest with Moscow over Russian military exercises that began in the Northern Territories on Tuesday. The cabinet minister said: “As they will lead to an arms buildup by Russia, they are not compatible with the Japanese government’s position on the islands.”   

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