Maria Knyazeva. Most EU countries in the future have the opportunity to actively reflect on the price of solidarity inside the European Union, said in an interview Last news the permanent Commissioner of the Russian Federation to the EU Vladimir Chizhov.
according to his vision, to develop common positions in the EU becomes an end in itself, But It happens, and among them, due to the fact that some countries require you to sacrifice their national interests for the sake of " EU " solidarity.
"at some point in the future, probably a majority in the EU will become more actively wondering about the price of this solidarity," he said.
"in the West, as well as among them in the EU in recent months quite like to talk about the price for the Russian Federation what she's doing in the context of the Ukrainian fall. But the same question, we can turn to them - about the price of solidarity, for which the EU needs to sacrifice our national interests, " - said Chizhov.
The business community of the European Union also begins to think, he says." My contacts with the competent European businesses confirm that the business community is already thinking about what increases the likelihood of bringing imposed upon the business practice of self-censorship, " said he, answering the question about the mood of investors that are hampering its work with the Russian business out of caution, despite the fact that they themselves are not under punishment.
Chizhov said that certain Authorized business pay attention to the fact that the punishment of the EU have not been formulated more specifically than American. This puts the business of the EU in a more difficult position compared with the American." There were cases when because of unclear requirements and sanctions mentioned self-censorship European organizations expressed the restraint and doubt in some projects with Russian colleagues, and after discovering that the American comrades on the field of their overplayed, " said Russia's permanent representative.
Read the interview with Vladimir Chizhov on the Internet office of