Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has arrived in Russia’s Far Eastern port city of Vladivostok, where he is due to attend a plenary meeting of the Eastern Economic Forum and meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, ONA reports citing TASS.
The Japanese leader’s plane landed at the airport of Vladivostok.
Kremlin Aide Yuri Ushakov earlier said that Putin and Abe were expected to discuss bilateral cooperation and a peace treaty. Ahead of his trip to Vladivostok, Abe told reporters that he sought to bring talks on signing a peace treaty to a new level at his meeting with the Russian leader.
The fifth Eastern Economic Forum is taking place in Vladivostok on September 4-6. Roscongress Foundation is the organizer of the event.