TV Asahi reported briefly on Monday evening that Russian Ambassador to Japan Galuzin confirmed at a news conference an earlier remark made by Presidential Assistant Ushakov that the Northern Territories issue will not be on the agenda of the new framework for peace treaty talks agreed upon by Prime Minister Abe and President Putin in Buenos Aires on Dec. 2. Ushakov made the statement shortly before the summit meeting.
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Russian ambassador to Japan confirms territorial issue not included in new framework
- December 3, 2018
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- Northern Territories, Russia