The Soviet elite, the USA and Europe benefited from the collapse of the USSR, Volodin said

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said that the former Soviet elite, the United States and Europe benefited from the collapse of the USSR. December marks the 30th anniversary of the official collapse of the USSR. In fact, the Soviet Union ceased to exist on December 25, 1991, when Soviet President Mikhail … Read more

The USSR could and should have survived, says Baburin

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – The Soviet Union could and should have survived, it was only necessary to eliminate a number of shortcomings, however, the Belovezhskaya Agreement destroyed the unity of the peoples of historical Russia, said the leader of the Russian National Union party Sergei Baburin, who voted at a session of the Supreme Soviet … Read more

The Foreign Ministry appreciated the work on the union construction of Moscow and Minsk

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – Success in building the union of Russia and Belarus will give impetus to cooperation within the framework of other associations, said Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Pankin. “I am convinced that the implementation of all the agreements reached, and work in this direction is already being actively carried out, will give … Read more

Lukashenko said that the CIS has proven its relevance

MINSK, 8 Dec – President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko in his congratulations on the 30th anniversary of the CIS said that the organization has proven its relevance and effectiveness. “President of Belarus, Chairman of the Council of Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States Alexander Lukashenko congratulated the leaders of the CIS, as … Read more

CIS moves towards "sunset" therefore Kiev left the Commonwealth, said the political scientist

KIEV, 8 Dec – The CIS turned out to be a non-functioning organization, unable to solve political problems, and is heading towards “decline”, so Ukraine has completed its participation in the Commonwealth, said Ruslan Bortnik, director of the Ukrainian Institute for Policy Analysis and Management. The National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) on … Read more

The CIS has not replaced the USSR, the historian said

CHISINAU, 8 Dec – The Commonwealth of Independent States could have achieved much greater success if it were not for interference from the West, but its creation made it possible to do the main thing – to prevent war in the territory of the former Soviet Union, political analyst and historian Boris Shapovalov said in … Read more

The expert said that the CIS is entering its fourth decade on the rise

TASHKENT, 8 Dec – In the year of its 30th anniversary, the CIS is developing and is not going to disappear, it is entering a new decade on the rise, the political scientist, associate professor of the Tashkent branch of the G.V. Plekhanov Ravshan Nazarov. “The CIS, which various pseudo-experts called the” committee for the … Read more

The Russian Foreign Ministry told from which agreements within the framework of the CIS Ukraine withdrew

MOSCOW, 8 Dec – Ukraine withdrew from about 50 agreements, memorandums and decisions within the CIS, said in an interview with Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Pankin. “To date, Kiev has withdrawn from about 50 agreements, memorandums, decisions (within the CIS),” he said. Since 2014, Kiev has taken a course towards the gradual curtailment of … Read more

CIS countries have created a joint communications system of the armed forces

MOSCOW, 7 Dec – The CIS countries have created a joint communication system of the armed forces for the exchange of information and coordination of interaction between the armies of the Commonwealth countries, follows from the text of the agreement, published on Tuesday on the portal of legal information. According to the document, concluded for … Read more

The political scientist said about the effectiveness of cooperation within the CIS

TASHKENT, 7 Dec – None of the post-Soviet states that ignore cooperation with the CIS have achieved serious success, the political scientist, associate professor of the Tashkent branch of the G.V. Plekhanov Ravshan Nazarov. “None of the post-Soviet states that ignore cooperation within the CIS has achieved any serious success,” Nazarov said. The expert believes … Read more

Kravchuk said that the people were ready for the collapse of the USSR

PETROPAVLOVSK-KAMCHATSKY, 5 Dec – The first president of Ukraine, Leonid Kravchuk, believes that people in the USSR were ready to liquidate the Union, as evidenced by the absence of protests after the conclusion of the Belovezhskaya Agreement. December 2021 will mark the 30th anniversary of the official collapse of the USSR. “When we signed the … Read more

There are more minuses from the collapse of the USSR than pluses, said the Gorbachev Foundation

MOSCOW, 5 Dec – There are more minuses from the collapse of the USSR than pluses, this could have been avoided by concluding a confederal agreement, says Pavel Palazhchenko, personal translator of the first president of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev, head of the press service of the Gorbachev Foundation. “In my opinion, of course, (the … Read more