The exact dates of the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin to Japan until now, no, But if you reach such a consensus, the parties through diplomatic channels to determine the dates, said the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
"We know That Patrushev is going on a visit to Japan. As for the visit (the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to Japan) We have many times said That in the case reach an appropriate consensus, it will be possible to agree on the timing of the visit. But it's work that will be carried out through diplomatic channels. As long as any Exact date is not "– RIA "news" words Peskov, said in response to a request to comment on the purpose of the trip Patrushev in Japan.
yesterday, the Secretary of security Council of Russia Nikolai Patrushev confirmed That in the near future is going to visit Japan. On the same day, the Japanese foreign Ministry said That " the Russian foreign Ministry Department this information is not available ". Before this Agency Kyodo informed about the elaboration of the question of the visit to Japan, Secretary of the security Council, Russia is approximately 22-24 September. According to this, Patrushev may meet with the Secretary General of the Japan Council of national security Shotaro Yachi and exchange views, for example, about the organization of the official visit to Japan by Russian President Vladimir Putin. It was also noted That the meeting of the Russian-Japanese intergovernmental Commission, which is obliged to undergo in the capital of Russia, is tentatively scheduled for September 22. The representative of the Secretariat of first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov, a co-chair of the Commission from the Russian side confirmed That the meeting is expected next week, but added That the exact date until not defined. On Tuesday, foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said That the issue of his visit to the Russian Federation is studied by considering all possible aspects. In July, the secretaries of security Councils of Russia and Japan held dialogues in the capital of Russia, discussed the visit to Tokyo by President Vladimir Putin. Putin's visit to Tokyo was scheduled for the fall of 2014, But was not held because of the complications of the international situation in connection with the crisis in Ukraine. It is planned That the most important stage of preparation for the visit of President Putin to Japan must become the dialogues in the Russian capital of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the pair of countries, Sergei Lavrov and by Fumio Kishida, and the regular meeting of the Russian-Japanese intergovernmental Commission on issues of trade and economic cooperation.