Putin and Abe confirmed a willingness to work together and solve the most complex issues

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Russian President Vladimir Putin, Moscow, April 27

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MOSCOW, April 27. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe discussed Thursday in the Kremlin, the state and prospects of development of bilateral relations, as well as a wide range of international issues.

According to the Russian leader, the talks were held in a constructive atmosphere and confirmed the readiness of Moscow and Tokyo to “work together to solve any, even the most complicated issues of bilateral relations on the principles of mutual respect, equality and consideration for each other’s interests”.

The intensification of political dialogue

“Just note that Russia and Japan had demonstrated their commitment to further development of mutually beneficial and multifaceted cooperation”, – said the head of the Russian state at a press conference following talks with the Japanese Prime Minister.