January 3, 2023, 06:02 – Public News Service – OSN

Deputy Head of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Andrey Rudenko noted that the decision Japanese authorities to stop acting in a peaceful way can be dangerous for RF. With further actions in this direction, Russia will take steps designed to repel armed threats.

“We consider such activity of Tokyo as a serious challenge for the security of our country and the Asia-Pacific region as a whole. We warn that if this practice continues, we will be forced to take adequate response measures in order to block military threats to Russia, ”TASS quotes the text of his statement.

Such statements from the lips of a diplomat are a reaction to the actions of the Japanese side, which is conducting army exercises not far from the border regions of the Russian Federation.

Recall that the Japanese authorities expressed their intention to send invitations to President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to participate in an online format at the G7 summit. The event will take place May 19-21 in Hiroshima. This was published by the local newspaper Nikkei Asia.

Media representatives also became aware that, according to Tokyo, the speech of the Ukrainian leader at the summit will acquaint the leaders of the G7 countries with the current situation. It is noted that the coordination of G7 actions on Ukraine is among the important steps in the process of preparing for a possible conflict that could flare up around Taiwan. More about it read in material Public News Service.