The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov proceeded to the meeting with the head of the Japanese foreign Minister Fumio Kishida through the ornamental pond laid out in the pond with flat stones. This is the official representative of the Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova wrote on his page on Facebook Monday, March 20.
"To the place of work and, as it turned out, the traditional lunch with the foreign Minister of Japan in Tokyo, foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov were almost on the water," — said the diplomat.
On Monday in Tokyo took place the talks between the foreign Ministers of Japan and Russia — Sergey Lavrov and Fumio Kishida. Russia gave Japan the proposals for specific joint venture projects in the South Kurils.
8 Jan Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe said, the joint activity is in Tokyo and Moscow in the South Kuril Islands could become "a big plus on the way to the conclusion of a peace Treaty" between the countries.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin and the head of the Japanese government agreed the document on the beginning of consultations on joint economic activities of two countries in the South Kuril Islands during the Russian leader's visit to Japan in December 2016.
Russian President Vladimir Putin jokingly compared the struggle of sea angels and devils with their work. "What I do. Will have to get acquainted with your achievements," he told the authors of the project "Exploring the Arctic waters of Russia", who told him about the confrontation shellfish.
Deputies of the state Duma from fraction "Fair Russia" proposed to introduce into the criminal code a new offence of illicit enrichment. They propose to define it as "a significant excess of assets over the official amount of the legal income."
Russian President Vladimir Putin asked about the status of the Volga river near the Caspian sea. "In the Volga Delta cleaner?" — asked the head of state at a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Russian geographical society. After a positive response he noted that while there "fishing we shall go."
In the US State Department announced the appointment of a new official representative. He was a former correspondent for Fox News Heather Nault. According to the office, she has extensive experience in the media. The journalist involved in the coverage of the attacks of 11 September 2001 in the USA, worked in Iraq and in the Sudan.
Chinese scientists will help their Russian colleagues to monitor rare species of Arctic birds on the Yamal Peninsula. In particular, they will help in the study of populations of rare forest subspecies of the bean goose, waterfowl waterfowl squad, which will get a full picture of the migration of this species.
Lawyer Aramayis Hayrapetyan's defender Arman Janjughazyan, a suspect in the murder of a Russian soldier in Gyumri, Armenia, told the journalists about his client and some of the details of the investigation. According to him, the young man was not acquainted with the victim.