Russia gives Belarus $1.5 billion loanChristian Fernsby ▼ | September 15, 2020
Russia will provide Belarus with a loan of $1.5 billion, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during a meeting with Alexander Lukashenko in Sochi.
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko
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"Russia remains committed to all our agreements, including the agreements of the Treaty on the Union State and the Collective Security Treaty Organization. We consider Belarus as our closest ally and, of course, as I have repeatedly told you in telephone conversations, we will fulfill all our commitments," said Putin. ■