Russian Deputy Prime Minister of Japan strongly protested to board the Russian disputed islands
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BEIJING, Dec. 14 – According to Japanese news network reported that Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov 13 visited the sovereignty dispute between Japan and Russia are four northern islands (Russia called “South Kuril Islands “) in the country after the island and Etorofu Island. This is the November 1, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev boarded the island country after the inspection, but also to climb the island’s Russian government leaders.
According to Tass, the Russian government in charge of economic affairs, policy makers, one of Russia’s First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov visited Japan as one of the island country after the four northern islands. Shuvalov is believed to visit Russia on the island the island construction progress of the project, the project will continue until 2015.
Shuvalov said that his current visit to the South Kuril Islands, because the received Russian President Dmitry Medvedev issued private orders.
Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan evening meeting with reporters at the prime minister’s official residence, the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov to access the four northern islands has expressed a strong dissatisfaction. He said: “This is very regrettable. Foreign Ministry affairs minister has summoned the Russian ambassador Sasaki Jiangyi Lang made a strong protest.”
Not long ago, Prime Minister Naoto Kan has made it clear that they would visit in the near future, “the four northern islands Japanese territory.” However, due to the actual control of the four northern islands belong to Russia, so even if Naoto Kan to visit, they can only wait and see across the sea in Hokkaido.
Currently, the four northern islands between Japan and Russia on how to resolve the territorial issue and always find a suitable solution. Russia is spending more on the construction of the four northern islands, sources said, will be there to build a new Pacific Fleet base.