Czechs Never Valued EU Membership, Slovaks Learned to Respect It
13th January 2021
Russia’s disapproval of what happened in Czecho-Slovakia in and after November 1989, is precisely the sentiment that can be identified in the manner of how the Russian pro-government media reports on historical disputes.
Recently, differing interpretations of history have become an increasing problem in relations between Russia and several European countries. Indeed, it seems that the greater the time gap since a given event, the more markedly the differences in its interpretation affect relationships between Russia and the concerned countries.