„We Must Create A Free Trade Area with Russia“

CommentOpinion ♦ Published: April 12, 2014; 10:57 ♦ (Vindobona)

Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Minister of Foreign Affairs, proposes a deepening of the economic co-operation between Russia and the EU.

Kurz: No Ideology of Blocs / Picture: © Flickr / The Austrian Foreign Ministry

In an interview with the Austrian daily “Presse”, Kurz talked about the relations between Austria and Russia and the consequences of the crisis in Ukraine.

According to Kurz, Ukraine may take Austria as legal role model. In order to solve the conflict with Russia, Ukraine may become a neutral state, Kurz said. “For Ukraine, political and military neutrality would be a…