EAEU in Russian Foreign Policy Strategy

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The article examines the role and the place of EAEU in the Russian foreign policy strategy. The Authors study features of development of integration in the space of the CIS, argue its special importance for Russia. In this study the economic and political interests of the Russian state in EAEU have been revealed. It is noted that Russia is seeking, through the deepening of integration processes, to ensure the opportunity for her and the partners to be competitive in today's turbulent world. The analysis of the importance of Ukrainian factor for the development of integration processes in the CIS was carried out. It is shown that for successful functioning of EAEU participation of Ukraine in this integration formation is a necessary condition, considering the potentials, which Ukraine possesses.

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Konstantin Petrovich Kurylev

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Author for correspondence.
Email: kurylev_kp@pfur.ru

Theory and History of International Relations Chair

Vladislav Sergeevich Naryshkin

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: sgt.pepper00710@gmail.com

Theory and History of International Relations Chair

Elena Ozinkowskaya

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: elen18@wp.pl

Theory and History of International Relations Chair

K H Rakhimov

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia

Email: muhsin.19.05.93@mail.ru

Theory and History of International Relations Chair


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