The President of Russia Vladimir Putin congratulated President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko on the unity Day of peoples of the two countries. This is stated in the message published on the Kremlin website.
According to Putin, the experience of joint work helps to find optimal solutions to even the most complex issues and helps further development of mutually beneficial Belarusian-Russian relations.
“In the congratulatory telegram the Russian President stressed the relevance of the Union state for the citizens of Russia and Belarus and praised the results of the integration of cooperation in political, trade-economic, scientific-technical, humanitarian and other spheres, achieved over more than twenty years”, – stated in the message.
Earlier, Lukashenko in his congratulatory message said he was confident in the continued integration between Minsk and Moscow on the basis of equality.