I would like intelligence and decency to return to Russia. But to make it happen, it is necessary to pass a very long way, achievements of the national economy are not enough here. Today the so-called lost generation is growing in the country, that laughs at the name of Beethoven. These are unfortunate, God offended people who do not understand what they have lost in life. Television is sufficient for them.
Foreign policy is not anything immutable. National interest should be permanent. But unfortunately, this rule was not always observed — depending on what group turned out to be at power, the idea of national interest changed. It was especially clearly manifested and had the most detrimental effects during the period of perestroika.