The national flags of China and Russia seen outside the China National Convention Center during the opening ceremony of the One Belt, One Road international forum

Saadat Hassan

Eurasian Integration through OBOR: Implication for Russia

In the past decade, both Russia and China have launched some regional projects that are promoted as a means to strengthen linkages with neighboring states. The Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) joins member states in an integrated single market providing the free movement of goods, capital, services, and labor. China's ‘One Belt, One Road’ (OBOR) is composed of two parallel projects, one maritime and one over land. These two ventures focus on the construction of ...