Russia in Europe and the West

Thursday, 1 April 2010
CEPS Commentaries
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In his latest CEPS Commentary, Michael Emerson speculates that circumstances are propitious for a new and positive turn to Russia’s relations with Europe and the transatlantic community. As evidence, he cites Russia’s belated ratification of Protocol 14 of the Convention on the European Court of Human Rights and the suggestion from influential German personalities that the question of NATO membership for Russia should be put back on the agenda.