Maïlys Pinto's Blog
Maïlys Pinto is a citizen of France. She is currently studying at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations in the Politics and Economics in Eurasia programme. Maïlys is an International Relations graduate from the University of Michel Montaigne Bordeaux, with emphasis on Russian/English linguistic as well as the political world around those two languages. Her particular field of interest is the Russian Foreign Policy and more particularly Russia`s relations with Western Europe. Her blog will deal with a diverse issues, focusing on international issues related to the Russian Foreign Policy and Russia`s actions abroad.
The race for the French presidency that already started few months ago is about to end. Moscow was balancing between two candidates, Marine Le Pen and François Fillon. If half a year ago, one could definitely consider that Moscow`s favorite candidate…
In your opinion, what are the US long-term goals for Russia?
U.S. wants to establish partnership relations with Russia on condition that it meets the U.S. requirements 33 (31%) U.S. wants to deter Russia’s military and political activity 30 (28%) U.S. wants to dissolve Russia 24 (22%) U.S. wants to establish alliance relations with Russia under the US conditions to rival China 21 (19%)