Tag: Southern Kurils

  • Russia Releases Japanese Fishing Boat Seized in Waters Off Disputed Islands

    January 21: Russia has released a Japanese fishing boat seized last week in waters off islands claimed by Japan after confirming that a fine had been paid. The boat returned […]

  • Island Dispute

    Japan and Russia have agreed to hold talks to end a territorial dispute which has prevented them from signing a formal treaty to end World War II Japan and Russia […]