Tag Archive | Yavlinsky

Tension between Russia and the EU on the upcoming elections

The current social movement and mass political protests in Russia are not simply an internal domestic matter; they have implications for the entire European and Eurasian region. High Representative of European Union Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Catherine Ashton expressed concern over the disqualification of popular opposition leader Grigory Yavlinsky in the upcoming presidential elections. In a speech delievered to the European […]