The EU does not want to sacrifice the Russian project "Northern stream — 2" as an alternative in the form of LNG to the us will eventually make European products less in demand in the world market, said RT senior researcher at the Center for European studies, IMEMO RAS Vladimir olenchenko.
According to him, in this matter there is a clear clash of interests between Brussels and Washington. The EU, the analyst, expects to diversify the import of natural gas, and the United States, on the contrary, want to become the main supplier of energy resources to Europe.
Berlin is forced to reorient foreign policy, focusing on Russia, after the emergence of a number of contradictions with the U.S., said senior researcher of the Center for European studies, IMEMO RAS Vladimir olenchenko in an interview with RT.
Earlier, the Ambassador of Germany in Moscow géza Andreas von Geir announced that Berlin during the German presidency in the Council of the European Union will seek closer cooperation with Russia.
Victory in the parliamentary elections the ruling Serbian progressive party due to the credibility of its leader, President Alexander Vucic, says a senior researcher of the Center for European studies, IMEMO RAS Vladimir olenchenko.
According to the preliminary results of the elections, coalition forces, United around the Serbian progressive party (SNS) President Vucic, wins with a score over 60% and gets in Parliament about 190 seats (of 250). The socialist party of Serbia (SPS) foreign Minister Ivica Dacic gets of 10.67%, the unit heads of the municipality of Novi Beograd Alexander Epica – 2,17%.