Russian soft power in the Baltic States through the lens of research: traditions, competition, confrontation
... power is politics-driven and foreign to the region are exaggerated and biased. In its turn, Russian soft power in the Baltics retains the potential to aid the country’s foreign policy, being a complement to the latter rather than its direct tool.
Vorotnikov V. V., Ivanova N. A.
soft power, effect of soft power, Russian foreign policy, Baltic states, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania