Russia has mounted a campaign of covert economic and political measures to manipulate five countries in central and eastern Europe, discredit the West's liberal democratic model, and undermine trans-Atlantic ties, a report by a private U.S. research group said.
The report released Thursday said Moscow had co-opted sympathetic politicians, strived to dominate energy markets and other economic sectors, and undermined anti-corruption measures in an attempt to gain sway over governments in Bulgaria, Hungary, Latvia, Serbia, and Slovakia.
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According to Italian ambassador to Russia, Italian delegation at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in June will use the opportunity to discuss Rome’s economic and political ties with Moscow.
The North Atlantic Alliance has treated Russia as a major threat blaming the country for undermining European stability, yet it is NATO itself and a massive anti-Russian media campaign in the West who are to blame for the current st...
The Washington-based Atlantic Council is continuing to aid expansion of the US sphere of influence in Eastern Europe with closer ties with the European Union Eastern Partnership program.