The head of National Defence Administration of Japan Fukusiro Nukaga arrives to Moscow with official visit.
As Administration of information and public relationships of Russian Ministry of Defence informed, Nukaga intends to arrive to Russian capital on Thursday and to meet with Russian minister of defence Sergey Ivanov.
"Sides will discuss issues of Russian-Japan relationships in military sphere", - was said in message of Russian Ministry of Defence.
During the visit, which will last till January 14, Nukaga will visit Military academy of Joint Staff of Russian Armed Forces and one of military units in Moscow military region, where he will get acquainted with military trainings among Russian servicemen.
"Memorandum about providing the basis for development of dialogue and contacts between Administration of National Defence of Japan and Russian Ministry of Defence" was signed in 1999.
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