Putin arrived in Minsk for the closure of the II European games

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday arrived in Minsk, where he will attend the closing ceremony of the II European games. At the event he invited the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, reports “WORLD 24”.

In addition to the Russian leader at the ceremony will also visit the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. However, Lukashenka did not rule out that the leaders of Belarus, Russia and Tajikistan will conduct the city’s trilateral meeting.

On the eve of the European games held a Day of Russian culture. In a special area the guests were treated to tea from a samovar and pretzels and gingerbread. Everyone was handing out ribbons to the tricolor. And in the evening a concert took place. The event was attended by several thousand people.

On the eve of the Russian national team won 12 medals and holds the lead in the team standings Games. All Russian athletes 93 awards. In the second place, the hosts of the games – the team of Belarus. In her piggy Bank 61 medal. And the symbolic team of the CIS and Georgia – 217 medals including 73 gold.

Recall that the II European games are held in Minsk from 21 to 30 June.