The federal budget has completed the design and construction of an optical fiber network that will link Sakhalin, Iturup
, Kunashir and Shikotan, will make high-speed Internet available to island residents.
Ate o presente momento, o Japao ainda disputa o dominio das ilhas mais ao sul de Curilas com a Russia, reivindicando o dominio sobre as ilhas de Iturup
e Kunashir, bem como as ilhas de Shikotan e Habomai.
A monstrous ocean sunfish, weighing more than 2,000 pounds, was caught over the weekend by a group of Sakhalin fishermen near Russia's Iturup
island, local media reports said Thursday.
In Japan the islands of Iturup
, Kunashir, Shikotan and Habomai are called the Northern Territories.
In the process the Soviet Union "liberated" the islands of Kunashir, Iturup
, Shikotan and the Habomai group.
Japonya ile Rusya arasinda anlasmazlik teskil eden ve Rusya tarafindan Guney Kuril Adalari, Japonya tarafindan Kuzey Topraklari olarak adlandirilan adalar Kuril ada grubunun guneyindeki Kunasir (Japonca Kunasiri), Iturup
(Japonca Etorofu), Habornai ve Sikotan'dir.
Earlier in the day, Medvedev arrived for a working visit on the Iturup
Island, one of the four Kuril Islands.
La parte japonesa se negaba a firmar tal tratado exigiendo como la principal condicion que le fueran devueltas las cuatro islas del archipielago de Kuriles o sea Iturup
, Kunashir, Shikotan y Jabomai, que cierran la salida del mar de Okhotsk al Oceano Pacifico.
No tremors were registered in the city of Kurilsk and there was no threat of tsunami, Itar-Tass quoted the seismic station on the neighboring Island of Iturup
Japan is concerned by the holding of Russia's Vostok-2010 military drills on Iturup
Island, the largest of the disputed South Kuril Islands, Japan's Kyodo news agency said.
pietschi Hime-futasuji-kajika Onagawa, Japan- Iturup
L, Kuril Is.
Soon after the other land stations on Iturup
Island ("Kosatka" and "Yasniy" (44)) were also closed.