ST. PETERSBURG, 27 December (BelTA) - The presidents of Belarus and Russia have arrived together at the State Russian Museum in St. Petersburg, BelTA has learned.
As BelTA reported, the CIS leaders met at an informal summit the day before. The CIS heads of state first held an official meeting, and then went together to an informal dinner on behalf of Vladimir Putin in honor of the CIS leaders. Overall, the communication lasted for more than seven hours.
The CIS heads of state continue their communication at the State Russian Museum on 27 December.
“Both the presidents [of Belarus and Russia] were accommodated in the Strelna suburb of St. Petersburg. In the morning, Vladimir Putin came to pick up his Belarusian counterpart. Yesterday they were leaving together as well,” the Pul Pervogo Telegram channel said.