Japan voices protest over Russia’s intention to deploy their military division on Kuril Islands

18:01, 23 February 2017

Japan voiced protest to Russia because of its intention to deploy a military division on the Kuril Islands.

The country has already filed an official note to Moscow. According to the Speaker of Japanese government Yoshihide Suga, Tokyo continues tracking actions of the Russian Federation on four disputed islands.

Japan insists on peaceful solving of the territorial disputes.