Putin will visit Belarus on February 25


MOSCOW, February 22. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin will visit Belarus on a working visit to participate in the meeting of the Supreme State Council (VHC) of the Union state, reported the press service of the Kremlin.

“The agenda is provided, in particular the adoption of the Union state budget for 2016, adoption of the Programme of concerted actions in foreign policy for 2016-2017, discussion of the results of trade and economic cooperation between Russia and Belarus over the past year and a number of other bilateral issues,” the statement reads.

Directly in front of the Supreme state Council meeting Vladimir Putin and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko will hold a separate meeting, during which will exchange opinions on further development of Russian-Belarusian relations, as well as on topical international issues, the Kremlin informs.