Japanese media said the Russian Deputy Defense Minister visits disputed islands emphasis on military aspects of posture
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BEIJING, Jan. 21, according to Japanese broadcaster NHK reported, the Russian government to visit Russia on political figures have been disputed “northern territories” (Russia called “Southern Kuril Islands”), the background , the Russian Deputy Defense Minister Bulgakov visited on 20 military installations Etorofu Island, emphasized the significance of the Russian military is also attached great importance to the South Kuril Islands gesture.
news report quoted military official said, Bulgakov Etorofu Island in the Russian air base visit and presence of artillery and other units. Around the South Kuril Islands, in November last year, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev as Russia’s top leaders after the first visit to the island country. Since then, Russian politicians have visited the region.
reported that the Russian Deputy Defense Minister visited Etorofu Island, stressed Russia’s importance from a military sense, the South Kuril Islands gesture.
news in the future, responsible for infrastructure construction and educational administration of the Russian ministers, also plans to visit the South Kuril Islands. Some analysts believe that Russia tried to keep sending government cadres to the disputed islands, the emphasis at home and abroad, “the South Kuril Islands, belonging to the Russian” position, so as to achieve the purpose of further development of the region.