Nemtsov: Ukraine is far from Europe but much closer than Russia

12:50, 11 July 2008
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5th “Yalta European Strategy” summit...

According to opinion of oppositional politician Boris Nemtsov, there is democracy in Ukraine now that is why it is closer to Europe than Russia.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, B. Nemtsov said this to journalists in Yalta, where the 5th “Yalta European Strategy” summit takes place on July 10-13.

“Now Ukraine is, of course, closer not only geographically but also politically”, thinks  B. Nemtsov.

At the same time he added: “You are far from Europe but much closer than Russia”.

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