Minsk and Moscow agreed on in Sochi two options for the supply of petroleum products

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in potomacfever Putin and President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko during a meeting. 21 Sep 2018Minsk and Moscow agreed on in Sochi two options for the supply of petroleum products© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

Belarus and Russia have developed two variants of solving issues with the «peritumoral» oil and dark petroleum products supply from Russia, soon will have to choose the most appropriate, said on Saturday in Minsk the Belarusian President.

«The main issue that was discussed (on the eve of Sochi meeting of the presidents and governments of Belarus and the Russian Federation), has been associated with the refund from the «Peremogi» of crude oil to the Belarusian budget. And also the question of refining in Belarus dark oil products, for example, of fuel oil, which were purchased by our companies in Russian, processed, and petroleum products are sold on the Belarusian and foreign markets,» Lukashenka is quoted by his website. This statement was made at a meeting with members of the Belarusian government in Minsk.

According to him, the two leaders came up with two options and agreed that they will be discussed in Minsk. «In Dushanbe (on the sidelines of the upcoming summit of the CIS — ed.) to finally agree on a solution to this issue,» — said the Belarusian President.

According to him, «in fact,» the issue has been resolved. «You have to choose one or the other option. Today we will discuss with you which option is poring over the agreements that we reached with Russia,» — said Lukashenko.