Lukashenko to pay working visit to Russia

Lukashenko to pay working visit to Russia

President of Belarus Aleksander Lukashenko will pay a working visit to Russia on July 17-18, according to the press service of the Belarusian leader. 

Lukashenko and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold an informal meeting on July 17. The presidents will also attend the plenary meeting of the 6th Forum of Russian and Belarusian Regions, which will take place in St. Petersburg on July 18. 

Talks between the two leaders are planned as well. They will focus on the development of trade and economic cooperation between Belarus and Russia. The parties will also discuss cooperation within the framework of the Union State, BelTA reported.