Kosachev warned of the danger of bloc thinking

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in fotoracconti Kosachev. Archival photoKosachev warned of the danger of bloc thinking© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite the image Bank

Attempts by States to develop exclusively on a block basis leads to slower their development, violation of the rights of other peoples, said the head of the international Committee of the Federation Council, member of the Supreme Council of «United Russia» Konstantin Kosachev on Friday on the General Assembly of the International conference of Asian political parties (ICAPP).

«The modern world continues to exist on a block basis, where the main are not values, but interests», — the politician noted.

Moreover, these interests begin to move at the expense of other States or peoples, «and it’s destroying mankind,» he said. Kosachev is sure that when the society, in a country in the world implanted the only «true» point of view, «it slows down their development.»

The Senator expressed his belief that every state has the right to its own sovereign path of development, Russia recognizes the right of States and peoples to their sovereign right, «which is not subject to external pressure on what decisions need to be made to the peoples.»

Kosachev noted that no full-fledged development and cooperation, while there is the principle «senior brother» or assign a number of countries monopoly «on truth.»

«Only when we learn to talk on equal terms, international cooperation will go on some kind of a normal trajectory», he said.

In this context, constructive engagement, the MP cited the experience of the ICAPP, which can be an example for other parties and other States.