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Abe chides Moscow deployment on Japan’s ‘inherent territory’

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Friday that Russia’s deployment of missile systems on islands in the western Pacific isles that are also claimed by Tokyo was “regrettable”. His comments came less than a month before Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to visit Japan for talks aimed at making progress on the decades-old […]