Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida to Visit Russia
1. Mr. Fumio Kishida, Minister for Foreign Affairs, will visit the Russian Federation from December 1 to 3.
2. On December 2, Minister Kishida is scheduled to pay a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin, President of the Russian Federation, in Saint Petersburg.
3. On December 3, Minister Kishida is scheduled to hold a meeting in Moscow with H.E. Mr. Sergei Viktorovich Lavrov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, to hold an exchange views centering on bilateral relations, including the issue of concluding a peace treaty, in preparation for President Putin’s coming visit to Japan.