In the U.S. capital "substitute" Tokyo, asserting the untimeliness of the Russian-Japanese negotiations on the peace Treaty, said diplomatic sources in the Russian capital.
"explaining" untimeliness " of Russian-Japanese negotiations on the peace Treaty, spokesman for the state Department, John Kirby, maybe involuntarily, but still substitutes Japanese partners ", - said the source news Agency.
"If Washington believes it is possible to dictate to Japan how and when to conduct a dialogue with its closest neighbour in one of the most sensitive issues, according to the plans Tokyo of continuous membership in the UN security Council to apply crushing blow. In the case of expansion SAT there must appear fresh independent players, and not dependent on other people's opinions of the subjects, " the diplomat added. Yesterday the Commissioner of the state Department of the USA John Kirby criticized the dialogues Tokyo for negotiations with Moscow on the issue of concluding a peace Treaty, saying that at the present time as if not the time to do business with Russia because of its position on Ukraine and Syria. On Thursday in the capital of Russia hosted the second round of talks between Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Igor Morgulov and his Japanese counterpart Shinsuke Sugiyama on the issue about conclusion of a peace Treaty between 2 countries. The discussion was focused on the historical aspects of the problem. Russia and Japan have agreed to continue contacts on the issue of concluding a peace Treaty. On the last working day of the week to the Japanese foreign Ministry said that Tokyo does not step back from the desire to prepare the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin before the end of the current year.