In St. Petersburg, Putin and the foreign Minister of Japan discussed the issue of a peace Treaty

В Петербурге Путин и глава МИД Японии обсудили проблему мирного договора

Russian President Vladimir Putin and foreign Minister Fumio Kishida raised during the meeting in Saint Petersburg issues of the peace Treaty, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Japanese Ministry of foreign Affairs Masato Otaka.

“Yes, they touched upon this issue,” the diplomat said, responding to a question. However, he declined to discuss details.

Commenting on the reports of some media about the idea of joint management of the southern Kuril Islands, Otaka said that Moscow is aware of the Japanese position on this issue.