Topics require further discussion
On August 8th, at the initiative of Russia, a telephone call took place between the presidents of Belarus and Russia, raising a wide range of bilateral and international issues
The Heads of State discussed social-economic issues of common interest, emphasising that our co-operation is developing rapidly in the right direction. Both agreed that we could improve our level of socio-political liaisons within the Union State.
During the call, Mr. Lukashenko and Mr. Putin discussed traditional foreign policy problems, confirming their readiness to continue joint work to strengthen common defence. Mr. Putin was keen to hear about the building of the Belarusian power plant and assured Mr. Lukashenko that Russia intends to fulfil its obligations on time and absolutely correctly. Both agreed that the topics raised require further discussion.