MOSCOW, November 19, 13:24 /ITAR-TASS/. The foreign ministers of Russia and Belarus outlined on Tuesday a program of coordinated foreign policy moves by the Union State of Russia and Belarus for the next two years to advance and protect the two countries’ interests on the international arena.
“We discussed a program of coordinated actions by the Union State in foreign policy for 2012-2013, which has been practically fulfilled, and coordinated a new one for the next two years,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said after talks with his Belarussian counterpart Vladimir Makei. The program was be then approved by the two presidents, he said.
According to him, the program involves all spheres of cooperation between the two foreign ministries and has major importance for advancing and protecting the interests of the two countries on the international arena.