Vladimir Putin is not going to meet with Alyaksandr Lukashenka. “Yet in the schedule”, — told RIA Novosti press-service of the Kremlin in response to a request to comment on the plans of the President, on Monday circulated by some media.
January 10, the Belarusian leader has introduced environmental taxes on oil transit through the territory of the country, having signed the decree, but said the previous day that have not yet agreed with his Russian counterpart on the supply of raw materials as Moscow’s proposed price, according to Minsk, too high.
In the absence of a signed contract and problems with oil supplies to Belarusian refineries Alexander Lukashenko is interested in alternative sources of hydrocarbons and assured that I found them.
In turn, Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak noted that the oil price has been not the government and the company.