Ryabkov to discuss with Deputy foreign Minister of Japan, the deployment of US missile defense

© RIA Novosti / host photo to Pixelate in fotomonster Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Russian Sherpa in BRICS Sergei Ryabkov. Archival photoRyabkov to discuss with Deputy foreign Minister of Japan, the deployment of US missile defense© RIA Novosti / host photo to Pixelate the image Bank

Russian Deputy foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said that on August 29, will meet with his Japanese counterpart Takeo Mori, will discuss the issues of strategic stability, as well as the topic of the deployment of the US ABM systems in Japan.

«I went in July in Tokyo and there conducted regular rounds of strategic stability. A colleague of mine came here in the framework of the agreements that were reached by the Ministers for foreign Affairs and defence in a format «2+2″. It is evidence of intensification of our dialogue with Japan» — said Ryabkov, answering the question, can he confirm that the meeting will be held on August 29.

«We will continue to discuss relevant issues with focusing and paying particular attention to those known issues that cause us concern in terms of the development of the situation in northeast Asia, including some aspects of the activities of our Japanese colleagues in the field of missile defense,» — said Deputy foreign Minister of the Russian Federation.

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