December 16, 2022, 12:06 pm – Public News Service – OSN

Belarus and Russia never become enemies. This was stated by the President of the Republic Alexander Lukashenka.

According to him, the sovereignty and independence of Belarus are “unshakable.” The state will never be an enemy of the Russian Federation, Lukashenka is quoted as saying at a meeting on Belarusian-Russian cooperation, Belta.

The national leader stressed that there are no infringements on the sovereignty and independence of Belarus in any of the allied programs.

“Yes, we are with Russia. As a sovereign and independent state,” Lukashenka noted.

It also became known that Russian President Vladimir Putin will make a working trip to Minsk on December 19. The leaders of the two countries will discuss in detail the implementation of the previously adopted union programs.

Earlier, the Public News Service reported that Lukashenka expressed dissatisfaction with level football in Belarus to the Minister of Sports of the Republic Sergei Kovalchuk and other officials.