Sanctions complicate fishery negotiations between Japan and Russia

Published on
April 1, 2022
A Japanese fishing boat returns to port in Hokkaido after fishing in the Kuril Islands.

Japan’s economic sanctions against Russia over the invasion of Ukraine have complicated the two countries' cooperation in fishery management.

Photo courtesy of GUDKOV ANDREY/Shutterstock

Contributing Editor reporting from Osaka, Japan

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