YEREVAN, December 19. /ARKA/. Russia is not economically interested in integration processes within the post-Soviet area, political observer of Zerkalo Weekly in Ankara Rauf Mirkadirov said.
Russia’s turnover with Customs Union member countries is less than 10 percent of the overall turnover, and it will not reach 20% after Ukraine and Armenia join the CU, Mirkadirov said a an international conference on security and cooperation in the South Caucasus in Yerevan.
Mirkadirov noted Russia will have to make huge expenditures for the Eurasian integration. –0—