Mona Lisa Diplomacy?

Borisov, Sergei
March 2005
Transitions Online;3/21/2005, pN.PAG
Reports on the trips of Russian President Vladimir Putin to Paris, France and Ukraine in March 2005 that were aimed at improving international relations. Expansion of cooperation between Ukraine and the European Union; Other visits of Putin to Ukraine; Issue of Ukraine's border with Russia.


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