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Andrey Illarionov doubts Russia`s accession to the World Trade Organization possibility in " the fast future "

the Adviser of the president of the Russian Federation for economic problems Andrey Illarionov doubts possibility of the introduction of Russia in the World Trade Organization/ the WTO/ in " the fast future ".

he has voiced Such opinion on Saturday " News " during the Russian investment symposium in Boston/ staff of Massachussets/. " Proceeding not only from discussions during a forum, but from all situation, and those negotiations which are conducted ABT Russia`s accession to the World Trade Organization, there are very many unresolved problems, about four blocks of the most serious, in process of discussion, - he has noticed. - judging by speed with which the previous questions were solved, I do not have sensation that the remained will be solved in the nearest fast future ".

Acting earlier B4 participants of a forum, he has noted complexity of negotiations from the WTO in the questions connected with opening of the markets of Russia 4 the foreign goods and services, and also a price level on energy carriers. As he said, the political decision on necessity of the introduction of the Russian Federation in the WTO is accepted, and necessity of this step is realised both executive, and legislative by power branches. It is a question only of that, the adviser of the president, as " has underlined; to protect own interests " having balanced them W interests and the requirements shown by the western partners.

participants of a symposium voiced various terms of the introduction of the Russian Federation in the WTO - from 1 year till 7 years.