If you’ve been a reader of this site for a while, this remark about Europe taking an extreme right turn is no new news, at all.
The comment (and a few more) about Russia’s benefit in the article is from Vladimir Putin’s mouthpiece, Vladimir Zhirinovsky, as seen here:
Ukraine Today is joined by Oleh Belokolos, Maidan for Foreign Affairs NGO Department of Bilateral Relations Director, to discuss the situation in Europe after Brussels attacks.“It is very clear that [the recent terror attacks in Europe] are beneficial to Russia. And probably many Europeans are shocked by yesterday’s comment of [Russian MP] Zhyrynovskiy, who said that this is clearly beneficial to Russia,” the expert said, according to Ukraine Today.
He goes on to suggest that “the support of the far-right parties will increase and as we see the right wing parties are sympathizers of the Russian federation or personally Mr. Putin.”
Full article: “Russia clearly benefits from Brussels attacks”: expert (UNIAN)