October 21, 2010
EU, Russia & Turkey Vie for Influence
Ivan Krastev & Mark Leonard, Financial Times
We think that rather than negotiating a new treaty or organising another meeting between Paris, Berlin and Moscow, the EU should set up an informal “security trialogue” with the powers that will shape its security in the 21st century – Russia and Turkey. If the EU proposed such a forum, it would move away from its defensive responses to Mr Medvedev’s 2008 proposal for a new security treaty.
TAGGED: Turkey, European Union, Russia, Berlin, Paris, Moscow