This is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the website of the Ukrainian Parliament.

According to the text of the document, the Verkhovna Rada expresses support for Japan regarding its northern territories.

In addition, the Ukrainian parliament demanded that the international community take measures to "legally formalize the status of the Northern Territories of Japan."

In March, it was reported that the Russian side was withdrawing from the dialogue with Japan on establishing joint economic activities in the South Kuriles.

Former Director General of Roskosmos Dmitry Rogozin came up with a proposal to rename the Kuril Islands and give them "Russian names".