Maxim Borodenko: Russia and the Czech Republic. New realities of economic relations

16 June 2017

On May 14, President of the Czech Republic Milos Zeman met with his Russian colleague Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the forum “One Belt, One Road” in Beijing. Economic cooperation of the two countries was a top topic during the negotiations. What is the status of the trade and economic realtions of the two states and how were they affected by the mutual sanctions? Expert in Central Asian and Eastern European studies, junior researcher of the Institute of Economics RAS Maxim Borodenko writes about that for an official website of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.