Creation of Eurasian Economic Union well-timed amid economic crisis — Belarus president

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko thinks the creation of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) was a very well-timed decision amid the crisis in the global economy.

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko thinks the creation of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) was a very well-timed decision amid the crisis in the global economy.

"As for the formation that we created, meaning the Economic Union, time shows that we took the initiative in due time to create the Economic Union," he said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Alexander Lukashenko acknowledged that all three countries have to respond to various challenges every year. "Currently, there are some certain challenges," he added.

First published by TASS.

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