“The EU has transformed itself from a constructive economic platform into an actor aggressive And belligerentwhich already shows its ambitions well beyond the European continent“. Thus the Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, speaking in Dushanbe in Tajikistan. According to reports Interfax, the minister, commenting on Ukraine’s aspirations to join the EU, added: “This is a question of relations between Kiev and the EU. However, there are strong doubts that this desire on the part of Kiev is harmless ”.
According to the minister, the EU “is rushing” along the path already traced “by NATO”, thus confirming “the trend towards merging with the North Atlantic Alliance” and becoming “an appendix” to NATO itself.