EU Is a Unique Experiment That Russia Has Much to Learn From
Historically, the European Union had two models of leadership. The first was the leadership of the European Commission. The second one was the Franco-German tandem. None of them functions today. Now the EU is dominated by Germany. This is facilitated by the vacuum of leadership potential in the Union's institutions and the weakness of national leaders in the Old World. On October 3, the Valdai Discussion Club presented its Valdai Paper #54, titled "The EU's Crises and its Future".