Shinzo Abe

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

U.S. President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed that the two nations and South Korea must maintain unity in dealing with North Korea launching ballistic missiles. The two spoke …

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Moscow and Tokyo Start Consultations on Isles

Japan, Russia to start working on concrete projects on disputed isles

A new deal in Asia

A new deal in Asia

Can RCEP pick up where the TPP left off?

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea: Testing Trump

North Korea conducts “successful” ballistic missile test

Abe#039s riddle in U.S.

Abe's riddle in U.S.

Selling Japan to Trump and Trump to Japan

What#039s eating Trump, Putin, Hollande, Merkel, May, Rouhani and Abe?

What's eating Trump, Putin, Hollande, Merkel, May, Rouhani and Abe?

Cooperation in Ukraine would represent stark turn in US policy

President Trump phones Russian President Putin, other world leaders

President Trump phones Russian President Putin, other world leaders

President Donald Trump is spending his Saturday holding a series of phone calls with world leaders, including a much-anticipated phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The series of calls follows a week of dramatic …

Russia-Japan: Business on islands

Russia-Japan: Business on islands

Moscow and Tokyo have agreed on joint economic activities on disputed territories

Putin: it#039s time to stop historical ping-pong about fate of South Kurils

Putin: it's time to stop "historical ping-pong" about fate of South Kurils

Russian President Vladimir Putin urges to stop "historical ping-pong" about the fate of the Kuril islands at a press conference after talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday. …

Putin and Abe agree on joint economic activities on Kuril Islands

Putin and Abe agree on joint economic activities on Kuril Islands

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe have discussed the details of bilateral document concerning the consultations on joint economic activities on the four South Kuril Islands, Russian Presidential Aide Yuri …

Putin and Abe decide to revive bilateral dialogue

Putin and Abe decide to revive bilateral dialogue

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed to intensify dialogue and exchanged opinions on the key global and regional problems, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry …

Japans says deals with Russia would be a ‘win-win#039

Japans says deals with Russia would be a ‘win-win'

Officials believe economic ties could form progress in a long-running territorial dispute.

Japan, Russia to ease visa rules, push tourism under cooperation plan

Japan, Russia to ease visa rules, push tourism under cooperation plan

Japan hopes to use cooperation plan as leverage in pushing forward stalled territorial negotiations

Putin participates in several meeting at APEC summit in Peru

Putin participates in several meeting at APEC summit in Peru

On November 19-20, the Peruvian capital of Lima hosted APEC's economic leaders' summit. Russian President Vladimir Putin held several bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Japan, China, Peru, Philippines and …

Japan proceeds cautiously with Russia

Japan proceeds cautiously with Russia

Abe expects a slow-down in Russian-Chinese relations

Moscow and Tokyo prepare for the Putin-Abe summit

Moscow and Tokyo prepare for the Putin-Abe summit

Japan expects progress in negotiations on the South Kuril Islands

Japan waiting for Nazarbayev in November

Japan waiting for Nazarbayev in November

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev will visit Japan on November 6-9, the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.  He is expected to meet with the Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. The …

What Japan-Russia Rapprochement Means for the World

What Japan-Russia Rapprochement Means for the World

By warming up to Moscow, is Shinzo Abe playing right into Putin’s hands?

North Korea claims successful test of nuclear warhead

North Korea claims successful test of nuclear warhead

North Korea says it has successfully tested a nuclear warhead that can be mounted on ballistic rockets, after potentially the most powerful nuclear test of five the country has conducted since 2006. State media said the test showed that …

Are US efforts to isolate Russia faltering?

Are US efforts to isolate Russia faltering?

The leaders of several key U.S. allies have been reaching out to Russian President Vladimir Putin

Abe slated to visit Russia, China next month

Abe slated to visit Russia, China next month

Russian President will hold bilateral meeting with Prime Minister of Japan at the East Economic Forum

Russia-Japan: whether progress can be made in the negotiations on the islands?

Russia-Japan: whether progress can be made in the negotiations on the islands?

Tokyo shows willingness to work with Russia on the economic issues, while keeping the sanctions

Nice attack overshadows Europe-Asia summit

Nice attack overshadows Europe-Asia summit

Leaders spoke of the importance of respecting the global legal frameworks that undergird cooperation on terrorism, among other issues

Bloomberg: Riyadh cannot block Iran at the global level

Bloomberg: "Riyadh cannot block Iran at the global level"

World media on the key geopolitical events over Russia, US, Iran and Saudi Arabia

Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe agree to a new way to solve the issue of the Kuril Islands, media reports

Vladimir Putin and Shinzo Abe agree to a new way to solve the issue of the Kuril Islands, media reports

The Kremlin's spokesperson Dmitry Peskov said that the issue of the Kuril Islands was discussed in a positive way at the meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin with Japanese Prime Minister …

Putin and Japan PM Abe to discuss international issues, Kuril Islands problem, bilateral cooperation

Putin and Japan PM Abe to discuss international issues, Kuril Islands problem, bilateral cooperation

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, trying to resolve a decades-long territorial problem, Agence France-Presse reports. …

Putin and Abe to discuss Kurils

Putin and Abe to discuss Kurils

The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stated that he will discuss the issue of the Kuril Islands at the meeting with the Russian President Vladimir Putin, and that the talks will be "direct and …

Russian President and Japanese Prime Minister to discuss cooperation prospects

Russian President and Japanese Prime Minister to discuss cooperation prospects

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will consider the prospects of bilateral cooperation at a meeting in Sochi on May 6, the press service of the Kremlin said. …

Japan confirms meeting of  Shinzo Abe and Putin

Japan confirms meeting of Shinzo Abe and Putin

Japan has officially confirmed the upcoming visit of the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Russia, the Kyodo news agency reports. Abe will talk with President Vladimir Putin on bilateral …

Nazarbayev to visit Tokyo in autumn

Nazarbayev to visit Tokyo in autumn

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev announced his plans to visit Japan this autumn. According to him, the relevant agreement was reached during a meeting with the Prime Minister …