Why Are Russia and Japan Still At War?

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After World War 2, Japan’s territorial grabs left many unresolved issues for the Allies. So, why are Russia and Japan still at odds?

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Kuril islands dispute between Russia and Japan
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-11664434
“As Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe holds talks in Russia with President Vladimir Putin, the BBC looks at the background to the long-standing territorial dispute between the two nations.”

The 1951 San Francisco Peace Treaty With Japan And The Territorial Disputes in East Asia
https://digital.law.washington.edu/dspace-law/bitstream/handle/1773.1/748/11PacRimLPolyJ063.pdf?sequence=1
“There are currently three territorial disputes over islands in East Asia in which Japan is a disputant: against Russia, over the Kurile Islands; against China and Taiwan, over the Senkaku Islands; and against Korea, over the Liancourt Rocks.”

Kuris Islands: factfile
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/japan/8101395/Kuril-Islands-factfile.html
“Russian President Dmitry Medvedev’s visit to the disputed Kuril Islands rubs salt in an old wound which has prevented a peace treaty being signed with Tokyo to formally end World War II hostilities.”

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