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Wolfgang Ischinger: A new era for EU and Russia with Medvedev?

Part 3 [recorded 29 April 2008]: The new president of Russia, Dmitry Medvedev, could start a new era in EU-Russia relations, according to Wolfgang Ischinger, former German ambassador to the UK. He says as EU enlargement continues and Nato expands, stronger ties with Russia are essential but will never be easy to maintain especially on energy issues.