Abe's Russia visit : widening Japan's options?
Date of Issue2014
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The recent visit of the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to Sochi for the Winter Olympics signalled some innovative diplomacy by Japan to reaffirm its position in the global geopolitical stakes. However, Japan-Russia relations continue to be hobbled by a long-festering territorial dispute.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science::International relations
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