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Japan must put its money where its mouth is on Russia

EU has shown its seriousness in stemming gas purchases but Tokyo has not

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Sakhalin-2 liquefied natural gas project in 2009: Japan's policy toward Russia is equivocal.   © Kyodo

James D.J. Brown is associate professor of political science at the Japan campus of Temple University in Tokyo.

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