Putin considers excessive trust in the West the main error of the Russian Federation in recent years

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SOCHI, October 19. /TASS/. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin considers excessive confidence in Europe, Russia’s main mistake in foreign policy for the last 15 years. “The biggest mistake from our side in relation to the West that we too trusted you”, – he said at a meeting of the discussion club “Valdai”. So he answered the question of the representative of Germany about which mistakes Russia and Europe made during the last 15 years in relations with each other.