BILATERAL NEGOTIATIONS TO BE ACCELERATED FOR FINALIZING RUSSO-JAPAN PEACE TREATY




Mustafa AY – TDO – 15.11.2018 Japanese PM Shinzo Abe asserted that the bilateral diplomatic talks with his Russian counterpart will be accelerated to finalize incomplete Russo-Japan peace treaty. With regards to Abe’s remarks, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov stated that Putin and Abe reached an unanimity over intensifying bilateral talks for reaching peace accord on the basis of 1956 Soviet-Japan Declaration. Lastly, Peskov specified that the territorial problems like domination of islands in North of Japan would be remedied through this peace treaty.