Putin and Abe discuss peace treaty

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that he discussed the peace treaty issue and the joint activity on the southern Kuril Islands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, TASS reports. "Of course, [during the talks with Abe] …

Japan beats Australia 2-0 to qualify for 2018 World Cup

Japan defeated Asian champions Australia 2-0 at home on Thursday night to qualify for next year's World Cup finals in Russia. Japan won the group with an unassailable four-point cushion over Saudi Arabia, who lost 2-1 away to United …

Mikheil Janelidze to hold talks in Japan

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze left for Japan to hold meetings with representatives of the legislative and executive authorities. He will attend a solemn event in Tokyo on the occasion of the 25th …