Boleslav Pirshtuk reminded that Belarus' Permanent Representative to the OSCE, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Austria Alena Kupchyna had been named a candidate for the position of the secretary general of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).
“We would welcome the intensification of bilateral contacts in the international arena. We would be grateful if Belarus supported Belgium's candidacy for a non-permanent seat in the UN Security Council for 2019-2020,” said Didier Reynders.
Didier Reynders noted that more and more often Belarus becomes a participant of major international processes. He emphasized the important role of the country in the organization of the negotiation process to promote settlement of the conflict in Ukraine.
We welcome the effort of the European Union to implement the revised European Neighborhood Policy, including to transform the Eastern Partnership into a better structured and result-driven initiative, Vladimir Makei said.
According to the source, the term of office of the incumbent OSCE secretary general expires on 30 June. “We have decided to name Belarus' Permanent Representative to the OSCE, Ambassador Alena Kupchyna a candidate for the position,” said Dmitry Mironchik.