It is only by doggedly pursuing non-recognition – and by mainstreaming this belief – that there can be any success in the future.
ECFR Alumni · Editor
Areas of expertise
Crimea and Russian Foreign Policy
English, French (Conversational)
Gareth was Editor at ECFR from 2015 to 2017
With tensions rising between Russia and Ukraine, Erdogan may find himself forced to decide which side of the fence he sits on. That may entail falling out of love with Russia all over again.