Telephone conversation between Aleksandr Lukashenko, Piotr Poroshenko

    Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko held telephone talks with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko on 9 October.

    The heads of state discussed the agenda of the forthcoming CIS summit in Minsk.

    The Ukrainian President apologized for not being able to attend the CIS Heads of State Council meeting and asked the President of Belarus as the CIS Chairman to get Ukraine’s point across to the summiteers.

    The Ukrainian Ambassador to Belarus will represent Ukraine's interests at the summit.