Today Russian President Vladimir Putin will have a meeting with former Japanese Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori who arrived in Moscow yesterday. They are expected to discuss outlooks for Russian-Japanese relations and a wide range of international problems. In addition, Yoshiro Mori is going to meet with other Russian officials. As we reported earlier, this is the second visit of the Japanese ex-PM to Moscow this week. On January 14 he made a short visit to Moscow on his way to Uzbekistan. On that day Yoshiro Mori visited the Cathedral of the Savior and had a meeting with Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Alexii II.
Outgoing US President Donald Trump does not accept the outcome of the November election. Trump has also refused to attend Joe Biden's inauguration ceremony on January 20