The first meeting of the United Board of the Justice Ministries of the Russia-Belarus Union will be held in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, on May 21st. Russian and Belarussian Justice Ministers Yuri Chaika and Viktor Golovanov will take part in the meeting. They will consider provisions and regulations of the United Board, the Russian Justice Ministry told RIA Novosti. They will also discuss the cooperation between the Justice Ministries on the implementation of agreement on the creation of the Union and relations between Russian and Belarussian justice bodies and departments.
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