Vladimir Makei said: “Only through joint efforts one can achieve results and improve the positive atmosphere of bilateral ties. Particularly now when the situation in the world and the region is not getting better but is becoming more and more strained.”
The Forum of Regions is held annually in Belarus and Russia on a rota basis. It is organized by the upper chambers of parliaments of the two countries: the Council of the Republic and the Federation Council.
The ambassador noted that Slovakia and Belarus are connected by a great number of things, including peaceful intentions. “We don't wage wars but want to live in peace and tight cooperation,” said Joseph Migash.
The talks in Minsk touched upon ways to expand cooperation with Belarus in various spheres, including the implementation of joint projects in the area of pharmaceutics. Transportation by rail was also mentioned.