"All the 17 agreements on the formation of the Common Economic Space of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia Belarusian side intends to adopt and ratify before the end of 2010," — said the agency "Interfax-West" Head of Information, Press Secretary of the Belarusian Foreign Ministry Andrei Savinykh.
"I want to stress that Belarus realistically expects to complete the process of ratification of all agreements prior to 1 January 2011a. Any other speculation this topic do not correspond to reality, "- said A. Savin, commenting on a number of Russian news agencies.
Recently, the Russian news agency Regnum published several stories which alleged that Belarusu will not ratify the complete package of documents on the CES until early next year.
It is worth recalling that connects Russia abolition of duties on oil and oil products supplied to Belarus, namely the ratification, that is, with the full approval of the Belarusian side all documents closer integration within the Customs Union.
In today's statement, Interfax Foreign Ministry spokesman recalled that last week, has already signed four agreements with 17 on the creation of a single economic space. By A. Savin, another 13 agreements will be signed on December 8, until the end of 2010 Belarus plans to ratify the complete package of 17 agreements.