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Friday, October 28, 2016

“Eat pancakes”: the plane with Sand and Siluanov broke down in Minsk

The plane, which was returning to Moscow the Russian delegation and the pool of journalists covering the visit of Vladimir Putin to Belarus, was broken at the airport of Minsk. Passengers were advised to “stay” and “eat pancakes”.

photo: Natalia Gubernatorova

Board the flight of a special squad “Russia” was already on the runway, when the crew announced that “for technical reasons” the flight has been postponed indefinitely. The cockpit briskly passed flight engineers and technology, but the reasons for the delay to the passengers, among whom were the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov, the Minister of Finance Anton Siluanov and other members of the government, nothing reported.

The plane returned to the Parking lot, were filed with the ladders and the bus that brought officials and journalists in the business-hall of the Minsk airport. The delegation was advised to use Belarusian hospitality, “stay” and “eat pancakes”. Other side of Moscow, according to the members of the order, will fly in about three hours.

Before the incident, Dmitry Peskov, went into the cabin where the journalists were flying, and answer the accumulated questions. So, according to the press Secretary of the President, Putin and Lukashenko instructed the energy Ministers of Russia and Belarus to independently settle the question of tsenooobrazovani gas, unable to endure differences of opinion at the highest level.

“Belarusians, of course, believe that they should count on a lower price. We believe that the law discounts such no. This is a purely commercial dispute. No need to exaggerate the importance of this dispute”, – said Peskov.

As have informed “MK”, Belarusians need to revise the formula according to which Gazprom is counting the cost of delivered gas, instead of 132 dollars to pay 73.

Peskov reminded that the next major event with the participation of President will take place next week – Thursday June 16 to open the St. Petersburg economic forum. “This year it was moved from the Fairgrounds in Shushary, in order not to overload the city,” he explained.

Press Secretary of the President called on journalists to take part in the race, which will take place in the framework of the forum. “Sign up for a marathon. At 6.30 am on 17 June, it will be the most healthy and unique business forum”, – said Peskov, adding that he, despite the early hour, will run necessarily.

However, the question, does join the race, Vladimir Putin, has embarrassed him.

– No one dares to offer him to get up so early, ” finally admitted it.

Read the material on the topic “Open microphone betrayed the secret talks between Putin and Lukashenko”

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