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The Commonwealth of Independent States is the organization which arose on the fragments of the Soviet Union, provided its civilized disintegration. Many experts considered that the CIS is the turned-over card, but today the political situation has changed a little.

On October 25 the CIS summit took place in Minsk. It was preceded by the meeting of the Supreme Economic Council of the Eurasian Economic Community. Russian president Vladimir Putin has already habitually frightened Ukraine with negative consequences of signing of the Association Agreement with the EU, having noticed that our country shouldn’t count on privileges and preferences at the Russian market. Putin expressed confidence that goods in Ukraine will be gathered with the help of screw-drivers under the European brands, and promised to close the way to Russia for them. First Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Igor Shuvalov supported the president having assured that the countries of the Customs […]

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