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Russia to Block Military Threats From Tokyo, Foreign Ministry Says

Moscow considers Tokyo’s implementation of the policy of abandoning Japan’s peaceful development as a serious challenge to the security of Russia and the Asia-Pacific region as a whole, warns that if such practices continue, it will be forced to take adequate retaliatory measures in order to block military threats to the Russian Federation, as stated

Russia to Deprive Japan Fishing Quotas Off Kuril Islands

Russia will deprive Japan of the right to fish in the area of the Kuril Islands, as the Japanese side has not paid for the corresponding quota, according to the Deputy Prime Minister, Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Far Eastern Federal District, Yuri Trutnev.   “We have already, in fact,

Russia International | Videos  | 09.12.21

Space Tourists Met Russian Cosmonauts on ISS [Video]

Yesterday, on December 8, it was reported that the Soyuz MS-20 manned spacecraft with the crew of the 20th expedition to the ISS at 4.40 pm Moscow time docked to the Small Research Module “Poisk” of the Russian segment. First time in 12 years space tourists arrived at the station.   The meeting was carried out

Japanese Space Tourists to Conduct Russian Scientists’ Experiment on ISS 

During each long six-month expedition to the ISS, Russian cosmonauts conduct more than fifty scientific experiments. This time, Roscosmos cosmonaut, Alexander Misurkin, and Japanese space tourists Yusaku Maezawa and Yozo Hirano take part in the medical experiment “LAZMA” during pre-launch training at Baikonur.  It is specified that the duration of the flight will be twelve

Fun | Sports  | 01.11.21

Russian Gymnasts Took Gold in Women’s Group All-Around at World Championship

Russian gymnasts won gold at the 2021 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Japan’s Kitakyushu in the women’s group all-around competition with a score of 88.350 points. The team included Anastasia Bliznyuk, Polina Orlova, Angelina Shkatova, Alisa Tishchenko, and Maria Tolkacheva.  The Italian team of gymnasts (Martina Centofanti, Agnese Duranti, Alessia Maurelli, Daniela Mogurean, and Martina

Fun | Sports | Videos  | 28.10.21

Russian Gymnast Averina Became World Champion in Exercises With Clubs [Video]

The Russian gymnast, Dina Averina, occupied the first place at the  Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in exercises with clubs. The competition was held in Kitakyushu, Japan. Russian athlete scored there 27,100 points.  Красота, грация, восторг. Это всё Дина Аверина. 16-кратная чемпионка мира ? Потрясающее выступление Дины в финале упражнений с булавами ? pic.twitter.com/wBySwgtRMX — Матч

Russia International | Events  | 03.09.21

Russia and Japan Agreed on Development of Sustainable Energy 

The Russian Energy Minister, Nikolai Shulginov, held a meeting with the Japanese Minister of Trade, Economy, and Industry, Hiroshi Kajiyama, at the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF), following which they signed a statement of intent on cooperation in the field of sustainable energy, TASS reports. Also, the Ministers discussed few other issues of bilateral cooperation.   It

Fun | Sports  | 01.09.21

Russian National Beach Soccer Team Won World Cup 2021

The members of the Russian national beach soccer team defeated the Japanese at the 2021 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, Lenta reports. The wards of the coach, Mikhail Likhachev, became the best team in the world for the third time in history and in the 2021 final match with a score of 5:2.    It

Russian Foreign Ministry: Japan Cannot Look Straight in the Eyes of History

The provocative action was organized near the Russian Embassy in Tokyo on the occasion of the anniversary of the Soviet Union’s entry into the war against militaristic Japan, Sputnik reports. In the opinion of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s officials, the protest action was held with the connivance of the Japanese authorities.   “Such actions carried out