RD Insight: Russian diplomat Andrey Kelin, director of the Department of European Cooperation at Russia’s Foreign Ministry, gives his take on the challenges of Russia's relations with the EU and NATO.

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Russia Direct sat down with Andrey Kelin, director of the Department of European Cooperation at Russia’s Foreign Ministry, to discuss the current challenges facing Russia in its relationship with NATO and the EU.

He gives his take on the Kremlin's policy toward the Baltic States and explains how Russia views the state of Russia-EU relations and what approaches of dealing with Europe it can offer.

Read the full version of the interview here: "Russia is still searching for a new normal in its relationship with Europe"