- Russian emergencies minister visits disputed island claimed by Japan’s Hokkaido.
- Both Japan and Russia have a long-standing dispute over four islands.
- His trip was to attend a ceremony to open an emergency rescue center.
- The dispute between the two countries has prevented them from signing a postwar peace treaty.
According to a Japan....
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