President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko invited his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to visit his small homeland in the Mogilev region, where the heads of state communicated informally. This is on the official website of the Belarusian leader.
Lukashenko offered Putin to come to Alexandria-the agro-city where the head of the Belarussian state was born. He gave the Russian president a tour of his native village and then drove him to Trofimova Krinitsa, where the leaders of the countries drank medicinal water from a well. The source was equipped by the grandfather of Lukashenko – a carpenter Trofim, said the presidential press service.
In the village, the heads of state moved to a modernized GAZ-69 from the 1960s, which was led by Lukashenko himself. The president of Belarus let Putin see his own house and gave him pancakes and pancakes. The main dinner menu also includes Belarusian dishes.
Earlier in Belarus, the Fifth Forum of the Regions ended, where the heads of state discussed issues of cooperation. In addition to the presidents of the two countries, the event was attended by the Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov, special representative of the President of Russia for the development of trade and economic cooperation with Belarus, Mikhail Babich and others.