Rus News Journal

the Chief of Joint Staff VS of the Russian Federation in Japan will discuss cooperation questions

. The chief of the Joint Staff of Armed forces of the Russian Federation general Yury Baluevsky on Tuesday arrives W working visit to Tokyo, have given News in Management of the information and public relations of the Minister of Defence of Russia.

" During visit Yury Baluevsky`s MTGs with the higher military management of Japan are planned. The parties will consider questions of development of cooperation and strengthening of measures of mutual trust between two countries in military area, and also a situation in Asian - Pacific region and other regions of the world " - the interlocutor of agency has told.

the Visit schedule which is calculated till October, 20th, 2 provides visitation obshchevojskovogo schools " Fudzi ".

On termination of visit to Japan Baluevsky will go in the Uhlan - Bator where will carry on negotiations W the Minister of Defence and the chief of the Joint Staff of Mongolia. Visit of the chief of Joint Staff VS of the Russian Federation to this country will last till October, 21st.

In turn, in the Russian embassy in Tokyo News have noticed that " visit urged to make active bilateral contacts and exchanges in military sphere ".

" Baluevsky will meet a management of Management of national defence of Japan, an incorporated staff of Forces of self-defence and staffs of kinds of Japanese armed forces, will carry on negotiations with the Japanese colleague, the chairman of Incorporated committee of chiefs of staffs of Forces of self-defence of Japan admiral Sajto " - the interlocutor of agency has informed.

Visit becomes the second visitation of Japan by the chief of the Russian Joint Staff. For the first time on a visit Japan in 1998 was visited by the head of Joint Staff VS of the Russian Federation of that time Anatoly Kvashnin.