Russian device to form economic union and some more Officially live in jan 1 st

Russian device to form economic union and some more

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Russian device to form economic union and some more Officially live in jan 1 st 2015, if the treaty is signed by the three states, but he thinks it already has Established may 2014 between Belarus, kazakstan, and Russia Sought to follow EU Wants political integrated economy just like EU, free trade and movement of people, organized policy among member states All about free movement of goods, services, capital and workforce across all states Common policies in energy, heavy industry, agriculture, transportation and communication Some think it should be more full political integration and military integration Especially Putin thinks that EU is not dissimilar from USSR Putin wants to push Russian influence out and build a network Putin is quoted as saying the split of the USSR was the best thing ever Economic integration has been happening since the USSR broke up Split up into 15 states in 1991 Cannot change all these economies overnight In 1994 formed the commonwealth of independent states This isn’t a new idea, but it has been pushed harder since putin took office Vehicle to rebuild Russian power and around its preipherals Tool for reuniting Russian people? Maybe, but it is reestablishing Russian influence Alternative economic block from the EU and team west Russia’s intervention in Ukraine was about this union, Russia wants to pull back in and not join team west Latvia joined EU, Georgia is trying to join, but Russia is trying to make countries like these join their team Putin would point out that they sell a lot to China One argument Russia has to convince these other countries to join is that they do a lot of business with Asian countries like japan and china Asia is epicenter of the world economy Putin’s goal is to enlarge EEU to all post Soviet States Expect the Baltic states of Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia Armenia is slated to join EEU Kyrgystan wants to join Tajikistan is likely to join Moldova, Ukraine and Georgia will not join EEU or EU (they have accepted talking point of EU, not EEU)
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