The collapse of the Soviet Union was a major geopolitical disaster. Following its break-up, the so called independent post-Soviet states emerged. They are only nominally independent as, in fact, they are rather feudal principalities governed by the West. The integration of a post-Soviet space is a necessary precondition to get rid of external Western governance and to restore genuine independence and statehood.
Conspiracy theory, consistent with recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about the Western dominance.
15 states that emerged after the collapse of the Soviet Union are independent countries, whose sovereignty is recognized by the international community.