The Kuril Islands or Kurile Islands (/ˈkʊərɪl/, /ˈkjʊərɪl/, or /kjʊˈriːl/; Russian:
The BBC looks at the background to the dispute between Russia and Japan over
four Pacific Ocean islands.
Open source travel guide to Kuril Islands, featuring up-to-date information on
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Jun 11, 2015 ... The Southern Kuril Islands, which comprise of Iturup, Kunashir, Shikotan and the
Habomai Archipelago, were first colonized by Japan in the ...
The Kuril Islands (Russian: Кури́лы, koo-REE-lyh; Japanese: Chishima Islands,
千島列島, Chishima Rettō), are a chain of islands in the Russian Far East, ...
Discover The Kuril Islands in Kuril Islands, Kuril Islands: Thanks to this small
string of islands World War II still hasn't ended between Russia and Japan.
Jun 25, 2016 ... Kuril Islands represent one of Russia's many outer defensive outposts ... Even
though Japan claims only the southernmost islands of the chain, ...
The Southern Kuril Islands Dispute. PONARS Eurasia Policy Memo No. 226.
September 2012. Dmitry Gorenburg. CNA Strategic Studies/Harvard University.
TOKYO, January 13. /TASS/. The Japanese government continues closely
following the construction of military infrastructure on the Kuril Islands, Chief
The Kuril Islands: Stepping Stones to Beringia. The Kuril islands are a string of
volcanically active peaks bordering the Northwest Pacific Ocean and enclosing ...