54,5% Of Belarusians Prefer Union State With Russia Over The EU

Over half of Belarusians prefer a union with Russia over the European Union, but their number has decreased by 9 percentage points over the past year. The latest data was provided by the Belarusian Analytical Workshop (BAW) which conducted the survey this August. Replying to a question “In what union of states would it be better for the people of Belarus to live in – the EU or Russia?”, 54.5% of respondents favoured the union with Russia, and 25% – the EU. Slightly over 20% are undecided. In August 2018, pro-Russian sentiment was up 9 percentage points, and pro-European sentiment was … Continue reading 54,5% Of Belarusians Prefer Union State With Russia Over The EU