Presidents of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan discuss Customs Union
The Russian delegation has made a number of changes in the agenda on the eve of the EurAsEC summit in Minsk. According to “Interfax”, the Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka claimed it opening the negotiations of Presidents of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan. He explained that the meeting of three Presidents of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan had been initiated by Russia. According to the Belarusian President, the Russian delegation suggested “a meeting of three to discuss everything connected with the Customs Union to conduct a EurAsEC meeting with our colleagues later”.
Journalists were not allowed at the meeting of the Russian, Belarusian and Kazakhstan Presidents. According to the executive secretary of the Customs Union Syarhei Hlazyeu, there are 11 issues on the agenda. All of them have been approved by the Customs Union commission.