On Tuesday a meeting took place in Tokyo between Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Losyukov and Japanese Foreign Minister Makiko Tanaka. Before it began, Tanaka noted that matters of struggle against international terrorism now top the agenda for many politicians and statesmen. "We in the Diet now were to discuss the economic situation in Japan and the conduct of radical reforms but have instead concentrated our efforts on problems of struggle against terrorism," said the Japanese foreign minister.
Malaysia needs Russia's assistance in maintaining and repairing Su-30MKM fighter jets
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said that US army bases will not appear on the southern Kuril Islands in the even Russia delivers them to Japan
Posters for the play "Adam and Eve. Life after Paradise" with pictures of dancers Arsen Aghamalyan and Oksana Vasilyeva were banned in the city of Tver, Central Russia