• Dear granddad, for Christmas I'd like a Eurasian union

    Autor(ka): dn. 8 listopada 2011
    In October Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin proposed a 'Eurasian union' of former soviet nations that could be a major global player competing for influence with the US, the EU and Asia, creating instant headlines about the threat of Russian expansionism. Is Putin mastering geopolitics? Where are the limits of his modernisation strategy?