the Conversation took place on the initiative of the Belarusian side, the report said.

“the two leaders Agreed to continue regular contacts at various levels, and confirmed their intention to strengthen allied relations, which fully conforms to the fundamental interests of the fraternal peoples of Russia and Belarus”, – said in the Kremlin.

reportedly, Alexander Lukashenko informed his Russian counterpart on the situation in Belarus, formed after the presidential elections. The leaders expressed confidence that all the problems would be resolved soon.

“it is Important that these problems are not taken advantage of the destructive forces seeking to harm the mutually beneficial cooperation between the two countries in the framework of the Union state”, – said the press service of the President of the Russian Federation.

In connection with yesterday’s return to Russia had been detained in Belarus, 32 citizens, Putin and Lukashenko gave a positive assessment to the close cooperation of relevant departments on this issue.