January 23, 2014
On January 28 in Brussels the Russia-EU summit will take place and it looks like the so-called “Ukrainian question”, which became extremely topical after the failure of the Vilnius summit, will be the main subject of it. The fact that the subject of Ukraine will be actively discussed by European and Russian politicians is confirmed by numerous diplomatic sources and officials who communicated with representatives of Russian and Ukrainian mass media.
In particular, the diplomatic source of the Russian newspaper “Kommersant” claims that during the summit they will first of all discuss the question of “contradictions between the EU and the Russian Federation in terms of the recent Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius where Ukraine’s rapprochement with the European Union was to be formalized”. The second problem which Europeans want to discuss is trade disputes between the EU countries and Russia. At the same time the EU ambassador in Russia declared […]