Czech Republic

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Marius Laurinavičius

This time I decided to take a closer analytic look and find an answer which becomes more and more important both in Lithuania and the Western countries when speaking about Kremlin’s aggressive actions.


Russia has actively worked to boost its leverage in Central Europe over the past few years, and the crisis in Ukraine has only heightened the Kremlin's interest in the region. Russia aims to use commercial and political ties to undermine Western institutions and to steer Central Europe toward Russia...

Sofia Casablanca, Analyst of Eastern Europe Studies Center

The spread of the Ukrainian crisis has aroused strong reactions of the USA and the European Union against Russian interference in Ukrainian politics. Russia is a strategic market for Europe and the close trades and financial links have pushed the European Union in the direction of a more moderate an...