Russia Believes that the Guestion of the Ukraine's Membership in EU is Closed for 20 years
Talkings about Ukraine's membership in the EU do not have any foundation currently. This was stated by a senior adviser to the Russian Embassy in Ukraine, Viktor Kochukov the Institute Gorshenina at the roundtable on Ukraine-Russia-EU: prospects of relations, the press service of the institute informs.
"The question of Ukraine's accession to the EU in the next 10-20 years is not actual ... There is reality and there is fantasy. What is the reality? The whole world is integrated,"- he said.
Kochukov exemplified, in particular, the Customs Union, led by Russia. According to the diplomat, this union is the most actual for Ukraine now.
"The question of raising standards and reforming the economy, in his opinion, should not be attributed to the European integration, and decided on their own," - said in a statement.