Ukraine voices protest to Japan over "DPR" team's participation in KWF World Cup in Tokyo (Photo)

15:54, 15 November 2019
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"As part of the diplomatic response, the Ukrainian Embassy drew the attention of the Japanese Foreign Ministry to this fact and handed a note to the Japanese, articulating the Ukrainian side's official position," the embassy wrote on Facebook.

The Karatenomichi World Federation (KWF) is not associated with traditional karate. This is a separate sport that is not very popular in the world.

Athletes from 32 countries competed in the sports event.

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