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Japan's New Government to Continue Previous Policy

Julia None Kryachkina

Suga will have to prove himself as a strong leader

Key features of applying Japan’s soft power to its foreign policy

Julia None Kryachkina

Tokyo bets on economic tools to promote Japan abroad

Japan closes door to further cooperation with North Korea — expert

Tokyo has introduced such a far-reaching sanctions regime against Pyongyang which made negotiations impossible, the expert said

The Japanese Prime Minister probed the EU's weakest link

One of the most important goals of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to the EU was search of support to strengthen his position for negotiations with the influential EU member states, RISS expert Julia KRYACHKINA considers.

The Hard Lessons of the Past and the Difficult Present

Julia None Kryachkina

While Japan remembers the tragedy of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the USA and North Korea exchange threats

Russian military opposes transfer of Southern Kurils to Japan - experts

The U.S. could set up military bases on the Southern Kurils if the islands are ceded to Japan. Besides security concerns, Russian military experts cite other important reasons for Moscow to not make any compromises with Tokyo on the territorial dispute.

Military build-up in the Kuril Islands: Bad timing or a signal from Moscow?

Moscow has deployed anti-ship missile complexes on the southern Kuril Islands on the eve of a scheduled visit to Japan by Russian President Vladimir Putin in December, thereby upping the ante in the 70-year diplomatic standoff between the two countries, which have not, formally, ended the Second World War in the absence of a peace treaty.

Military build-up in the Kuril Islands: Bad timing or a signal from Moscow?

Moscow has deployed anti-ship missile complexes on the southern Kuril Islands on the eve of a scheduled visit to Japan by Russian President Vladimir Putin in December, thereby upping the ante in the 70-year diplomatic standoff between the two countries, which have not, formally, ended the Second World War in the absence of a peace treaty.

The Future of Transnational Cooperation in Eurasia

Julia None Kryachkina

The Russian Far East has already been an integral part of regional cross-border trade with China, the Korean Peninsula and Japan for many years

RISS experts meet representatives of the Japanese Embassy

Meeting with Japanese military attaché to Russia, Colonel Kazuya Ono and Naval Attaché Captain First Rank Siro Sugiura was held at the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies on July 19, 2016. RISS was represented by senior research fellow of the Centre for Asia and the Middle East V. Svedentsov and research fellows of the Asian sector Y. Kryachkina and M. Zelenkova.