The Gorchakov Fund organized roundtable “Regional Cooperation as an Element of Development of the Union State” in Vitebsk
Expert roundtable “Regional Cooperation as an Element of Development of the Union State” took place in Vitebsk. The event had been organized by the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund.
Russian and Belorussian experts in economics and economic relations, political scientists, journalists, experts in the fields of education and military-technical cooperation participated in the discussion.
A full spectrum of questions associated with current problems and contradictions in bilateral political and trade-economic relations between our countries, prospects of development of the Union State of Russia and Belarus, challenges and opportunities of development of the Eurasian Economic Union, prospects of “integration of integrations” between the EU and the EEU were discussed at the roundtable.
The discussion also included the role and the place of CSTO in providing security both in the Union State and the post-Soviet space overall; about “hybrid wars” and the meaning of “soft power” in the modern world.