Whether Russia would join the EU in the future remains to be seen. However, one thing you shouldn’t confuse is Russia being a democracy, because it isn’t. Russia is a capitalist country under communist control. This is why people confuse it for a ‘democracy’.
Russia may join the European Union within the next twenty years, Czech President Milos Zeman said in an interview Tuesday.
“Russia could join the EU, because our economies complement each other… Russia needs modern technology, while the EU needs energy resources,” Milos Zeman in an interview carried by Tuesday’s issue of the Moscow-based Kommersant newspaper. Continue reading