GOMEL, 10 October (BelTA) - A memorandum of understanding between the government of Bashkortostan and the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee was signed in Ufa during the visit of a delegation from the southeastern region of Belarus to the Russian region on 10 October, BelTA learned from the Telegram Channel Gomelshchina Officially.
The document was signed by Bashkortostan President Radiy Khabirov and Gomel Oblast Governor Ivan Krupko at the meeting in the House of the Republic.
Ivan Krupko called the signing of the document the most important historical event for the development of bilateral mutually beneficial relations.
According to Radiy Khabirov, this is the first step for the signing of a agreement between the two regions, scheduled for July 2023, when Ufa is set to host the Forum of Russian and Belarusian Regions. The Gomel Oblast governor accepted the invitation to take part in the 10th edition of the forum.