Vladimir Putin was recently a signpost on the road to unite EU countries for a common energy policy. The Russian president may have proved himself a provocative dinner guest at the Lahti informal summit of heads of state and government held on October 20, but European leaders, reflecting on the encounter at the parliament in Strasbourg on October 25 believe Putin perhaps pushed them all together.Finnish Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen, president-in-office of the Council, said the leaders in Lahti ...

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