Communist Party leader Gennady Zyuganov called the purpose of his visit to Minsk, the desire to support the candidacy of Alexander Lukashenko in the presidential elections in Belarus.
He told "Interfax" that for almost three hours discussing with the head of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko "wide range of issues relating to the development Relations between the two countries, the current situation and future development of the Union State. "
"I do not I have the right to and the intention of interfering in the internal affairs of Belarus, I just wanted to clarify a number of issues of bilateral Russian-Belarusian relations and the development of the Union State, which, as is known, in recent years several complicated "- said the leader of the Communist Party.
Also, Gennady Zyuganov, said that he had no doubt that Lukashenko win in the first round.
He said, "Indeed, the results of development of Belarus in all directions is very impressive, and the quality of life of ordinary citizens are higher than the average for Russia, and the level of corruption — much much lower."