Chizhov assessed the situation in relations between Russia and the European Union

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The situation in relations between Russia and the European Union crazy, but contacts is a lot, said in an interview with RIA Novosti, Russia’s permanent representative to the EU Vladimir Chizhov.

«In General, the situation in our relations is abnormal. It is characterized by frozen as the most part, built with considerable labour architecture of our cooperation. Although contacts much. We have here only last week there were four delegations: the Ministry of education, Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of natural resources and Rostekhnadzor», he replied to a request to assess the condition of relations between Russia and the EU in recent months, especially in Brussels.

At these meetings, in particular, discussed the application in the framework of the joint competition of the Russia-EU in the field of health, the establishment of a centre for nuclear safety in Iran, climate change. In Antwerp, held consultations in the Kimberley process on diamonds.

«But perhaps the most important meeting was in Moscow, where he met political Directors», — said Chizhov.

 

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