TOKYO -- Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin plan to meet on Jan. 21 in Moscow in hopes of advancing peace treaty talks over a 1956 pact promising the return of two disputed islands to Japan.
Tokyo and Moscow are currently negotiating the final details. The plan is for Abe to visit the Russian capital on his way to the World Economic Forum in Switzerland that starts Jan. 22.
By continuing to browse this website, you accept cookies which are used for several reasons such as personalizing content/ads and analyzing how this website is used. Please review our
to learn how you can update your cookie settings.