Lukashenko said a practical solution to the gas dispute with Russia

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said that Minsk has practically agreed with Moscow about the gas price for Belarus. The Belarusian leader told reporters on Sunday, September 11, at a polling station in Minsk during voting in the parliamentary elections.

“Yesterday ended the regular talks at the level of Vice-premiers on these issues”, – quotes Lukashenko the Belarusian news Agency BelTA. “Practically agreed, created a document. We have him for the night resulted in the form as we see it. The Russian side will probably offer some options. Today these two documents are in the government of the Russian Federation. They will review them and make proposals. I think soon we will resolve this issue,” he said.

Lukashenko stressed that “Russians are very serious move in this respect and thus recognized that the Belarusians were right”. “You know, we have to be right and not to advance any claims to Russia would be funny. We are in absolute health, and if we demand something, then we have a concrete position,” the Belarusian leader added.