Censor.NET reports citing CNBC.
"If you look at the state of the Russian economy today it is difficult to call it a superpower," said Mogherini, who is also the high representative of the Union for foreign affairs and security policy. She noted that its GDP was smaller than that of most of the individual European Union member states.
"Russia is investing a lot when it comes to defense and military activities but when it comes to economic power - forget it," she added.
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