Today, June 1, the President of the Russian Federation spoke about the future of the Kuril Islands and what happens to them in the case of transfer of Japan.
According to Putin, there is a likelihood that the Kuril Islands will host the military personnel of the United States of America in that case, if the Islands belong to Japan.
This statement, the Russian leader made during the St. Petersburg international economic forum.
“Assuming that they’re going to go under Japan’s sovereignty, then Yes, such possibility exists,” Putin said. He said that this item is stated in the protocols that have been signed.
Note, these documents are the representatives of Russian government have not yet seen, but was acquainted with their contents.
In addition, Putin stressed that this situation does not scare Russia, as well as in no way to affect relations with the U.S. government.
As previously reported, “Russian Dialogue,” the head of the Japanese foreign Minister Fumio Kishida during the meeting in the format of “2 + 2” with the heads of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation expressed concern about the deployment of Russian missiles on the Kuril Islands.
We will remind, machine-gun and artillery connection TSB started to get new weapons.