Day: February 6, 2009

Lines being drawn between Moscow and Brussels

Reports from Moscow indicate that the beginnings of a gradually increasing confrontation between Moscow and Brussels are now underway. The political murders in Russia, the gas crisis and Russia’s invasion of Georgia have all figured in EC President Barroso’s discussions with President Medvedev, with EU representatives also making it plain to the Moscow regime that its thuggish conduct is becoming more and more unacceptable.