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Abe says will talk more on peace treaty, islands with Putin


Added 09-14-18 03:03:02am EST - “Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he will meet again this year for more talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Putin's proposal for the two countries to sign a peace treaty and discuss the status of disputed islands.” - Washingtontimes.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Washingtontimes.com: “Abe says will talk more on peace treaty, islands with Putin”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

TOKYO (AP) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he will meet again this year for more talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Putin’s proposal for the two countries to sign a peace treaty and discuss the status of disputed islands.

Abe said Friday during a policy debate in his party that Japan wants to resolve the territorial dispute before signing a peace treaty.

Abe returned from Russia after meeting with Putin and attending an economic conference. He says the two leaders are likely to meet again this year.

Putin said the countries should sign a peace treaty before the end of the year and later discuss the islands.

The Soviet Union took the four southernmost Kuril Islands, which Japan calls the Northern Territories, in the war’s closing days.

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