Belarus, Ukraine presidents hold telephone conversation


Belarus, Ukraine presidents hold telephone conversation

On March 27, a telephone conversation took place between Alexander Lukashenko and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko.

The heads of state discussed preparations for the first forum of regions of Belarus and Ukraine. The event takes place in Gomel in October 2018.

The sides also exchanged views on the trade and economic situation and cooperation between the countries in other areas. They also discussed the implementation of the agreements reached during the earlier mutual visits of the leaders.

In July, Days of Culture of Ukraine are planned in Belarus. Preparation for this event was also touched on by the Presidents. It is expected that Ukrainian creative teams and performers will take part in the Kupalle - Alexandria Gathers Friends holiday, as well as in the International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar.

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