Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko took part in the informal summit of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
The event started immediately after the session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council. The meeting of the CIS heads of state took place in the form of an informal dinner on behalf of Russia President Vladimir Putin.
The CIS leaders summed up the results of cooperation in 2018, discussed the fulfillment of the previous agreements and further development of interaction in the CIS.
Following the CIS informal summit Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko together with other leaders of the CIS countries attended The Nutcracker ballet at the Mariinsky Theater.