Protesters demanding return of disputed islands claimed by both Japan and Russia, called the Northern Territories in Japan and the Southern Kuriles in Russia, march in Tokyo, Japan

Protesters demanding return of disputed islands claimed by both Japan and Russia, called the Northern Territories in Japan and the Southern Kuriles in Russia, march in Tokyo, Japan

'Northern protesters' march in Tokyo to demand the return of disputed islands, the Southern Kuriles, from Russia in December 2016 ahead of a visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: Reuters/ Issei Kato

December 15, 2016 11:37 AM (UTC+8)