State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Grigory Rapota said: “I see no direct connection for now. We should wait and see how things unfold. The reforms are designed to address domestic problems after all.”
Nikolai Patrushev congratulated Stanislav Zas on getting appointed CSTO secretary general. Nikolai Patrushev said he was ready to provide all kinds of assistance to the CSTO Secretariat in order to help it accomplish the tasks the organization faces.
Vladimir Andreichenko is in Jerusalem upon instructions of the head of state to participate in an international forum of leaders dedicated to the International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Belarus Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Oleg Kravchenko and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Croatia to Belarus (non-resident) Tomislav Car met to discuss the state and prospects for the development of the Belarusian-Croatian relations.
Belarus has always viewed Uzbekistan as a key strategic partner in Central Asia. Bilateral relations reached a brand new level after the Belarusian and Uzbek leaders exchanged visits in 2018 and 2019, Natalya Kochanova said.
The visit of Burkina Faso's Minister of Higher Education, Scientific Research and Innovation Alkassoum Maiga was discussed at a meeting between Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Vladimir Semashko and Ambassador of Burkina Faso to Russia and concurrently to Belarus Antoine Somda.