Belarus—Lukashenko Meets With Putin, Gets $1.5 Billion Loan

British Broadcasting Corp. | 09/15/2020

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has made his first visit to Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin since protests broke out in Belarus last month, reports BBC News. On Monday, Lukashenko flew to the Black Sea resort town of Sochi, reported ABC News. The talks were expected to cover oil and gas cooperation, state debts and other economic ties in the Russia-Belarus Union State, as well as some other international issues, said a Kremlin spokesman. Belarus and Russia signed...

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