British Prime Minister Tony Blair said that the Russia-EU treaty that expires in 2007 must be extended and updated.
Blair said at a joint press conference after the Russia-EU summit that further Russia-EU relations are of great importance.
Blair said that the parties had discussed economic issues, primarily ways to broaden cooperation in the energy sector, Interfax reported.
"Russia and Turkey - From Cooperation to the Union. Why not? " - new article written by a well-known entrepreneur, politician (formerly a member of the Federation Council from Krasnodar and a PACE member), public figure Farhad Akhmedov - was published this week in several leading Russian media, and it claims to be a sensation which highlights various essential issues.