MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – Foreign leaders are sending congratulations to Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the 2020 Belarus presidential election which took place on 9 August.
Xi Jinping congratulates Lukashenko on victory in presidential election
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – Chinese President Xi Jinping was the first to send a message of greetings to Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko congratulating him on the victory in the presidential election, BelTA has learned.
“On behalf of the Chinese government, Chinese people and myself I would like to express my congratulations and best regards. I am convinced that under your leadership Belarus will certainly reach new heights in state building,” the message reads.
Xi Jinping noted that in recent years Belarus and China have been successfully promoting strategic partnership. According to him, China and Belarus are brothers and all-weather partners. “Cooperation with Belarus is very important for me. I value good working relations and personal friendship with you,” the Chinese leader underlined.
He reaffirmed his determination to make every effort, together with the Belarusian head of state, to promote comprehensive and strategic partnership between Belarus and China and to explore new opportunities for mutually beneficial cooperation in various areas in the interests of the two states and peoples.
Xi Jinping wished Aleksandr Lukashenko good health and successes in his work. He wished Belarus prosperity and its people happiness and well-being.
Putin congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MOSCOW, 10 August (BelTA) – Russia President Vladimir Putin has sent a letter of greetings to Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko to congratulate him on re-election, BelTA learned from the press service of the Kremlin.
“I hope that your state activity will help enhance mutually beneficial Russian-Belarusian relations across the board, advance cooperation in the Union State, promote integration processes in the Eurasian Economic Space and the CIS as well as the military and political ties in the Collective Security Treaty Organization. Of course, it meets the fundamental interests of the brotherly nations of Russia and Belarus,” Vladimir Putin's message of greetings reads.
Kazakhstan president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent a telegram to Aleksandr Lukashenko to congratulate him on re-election as Belarus president, BelTA learned from the website of the Kazakhstani leader.
“Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has extended congratulations to Aleksandr Lukashenko on his re-election as President of the Republic of Belarus. The result of the election, which was held in a complicated political situation, proves the people's support of your strategic course aimed at strengthening of the sovereignty and independence of Belarus,” the telegram reads.
The Kazakhstani leader expressed confidence that mutually beneficial cooperation between Kazakhstan and Belarus would continue developing for the benefit of the peoples of the two states.
The president of Kazakhstan wished Aleksandr Lukashenko the fulfillment of the plans at the post of the head of state and also peace, stability, mutual understanding and wellbeing to the Belarusian people.
Azerbaijan president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election by telephone
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko had a telephone conversation with Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev on the initiative of the Azerbaijani side on 10 August, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
Ilham Aliyev congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on a convincing victory at the presidential election and extended the best wishes to him. He emphasized that Azerbaijan values friendly relations with the government of brotherly Belarus.
“The heads of state discussed issues on the bilateral agenda, cooperation in integration associations and international organizations. The presidents expressed confidence that the friendly relations between the two countries will be increasingly vibrant in the political, economic, cultural and other fields,” the press release of the press service reads.
Uzbekistan president: High turnout and vote result show people's trust in Lukashenko
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) – Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the 2020 Belarus presidential election, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“The high turnout and the result of the vote have once again demonstrated the huge trust of the Belarusian people in you, its unity and support of effective reforms conducted under your leadership and aimed at enhancing the level and quality of people's life, securing sustainable economic growth in the country,” the president of Uzbekistan stressed.
He also hailed rapidly developing multi-pronged cooperation between Uzbekistan and Belarus, which is traditionally based on strong ties of friendship between our countries and peoples, mutual respect and support.
“I am confident that further practical implementation of the agreements at the highest level will expand the bilateral relations with important projects of cooperation in economic sectors and programs of humanitarian exchange,” Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.
He wished Aleksandr Lukashenko strong health, wellbeing and new success, and also peace and prosperity to the people of Belarus.
Rahmon congratulates Lukashenko on winning presidential election
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) - Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko had a telephone conversation with Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon on 10 August, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“According to the Tajikistani leader, since early morning he's been receiving numerous congratulations on the victory of his Belarusian friend at the presidential election. The people of Tajikistan sincerely congratulates Belarus and its president,” the press release of the press service reads.
Emomali Rahmon extended the best wishes and pledged support to Aleksandr Lukashenko.
In a telephone conversation the presidents also discussed the development of bilateral relations, mentioned versatile cooperation between Minsk and Dushanbe, and praised the open and trust-based nature of interaction across the board.
Kyrgyzstan president congratulates Lukashenko on victory at presidential election
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) - Kyrgyzstan President Sooronbay Jeenbekov has congratulated Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory at the presidential election, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“The results of the election vividly demonstrate that Belarusian citizens broadly support your commitment to protecting national interests and strengthening civil accord,” the message of greetings reads. “I am convinced that your rich experience and professionalism will help further improve people's wellbeing and ensure a high level of Belarus' political and economic development.”
The president of Kyrgyzstan expressed confidence that the bilateral relations relying on old traditions of friendship, mutual respect and cooperation will be developing and enhancing for the benefit of the two nations.
Sooronbay Jeenbekov wished Aleksandr Lukashenko strong health and wellbeing. He also wished Belarusian people peace and prosperity.
Pashinyan congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MINSK, 10 August (BelTA) - Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has sent a message of greetings to congratulate Aleksandr Lukashenko on his re-election as the President of Belarus, BelTA learned from Armenpress.
Nikol Pashinyan wished Aleksandr Lukashenko every success and new achievements at the post of the head of state, strong health, and also peace and prosperity to the Belarusian people. “I am confident that together we will continue strengthening friendship between our nations and expanding mutually beneficial cooperation between our countries both bilaterally and within international organizations and integration associations,” the message of greetings says.
The Armenian prime minister expressed readiness to make every possible effort to achieve the full potential of bilateral relations.
Turkey president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MINSK, 11 August (BelTA) – Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has extended congratulations to Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the 2020 Belarus presidential election, BelTA has learned.
The president of Turkey emphasized considerable support that Aleksandr Lukashenko received from the Belarusian nation at the election.
“I would like to express my confidence that the relations between our countries and our close cooperation will continue developing in all the sectors on the basis of mutual respect and interests thanks to our joint efforts,” the message of greetings runs.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan wished Aleksandr Lukashenko happiness and every success, and also prosperity and wellbeing to the people of Belarus.
Nazarbayev congratulates Lukashenko on victory in Belarus presidential election
MINSK, 11 August (BelTA) – First President Nursultan Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan has extended congratulations to Aleksandr Lukashenko on his victory in the 2020 Belarus presidential election, BelTA has learned.
“Voting for you, the Belarusian people reaffirmed their choice to continue the policy of economic reforms, increasing the social wellbeing of the population and strengthening the international standing of the Republic of Belarus,” the message of greetings runs.
Nursultan Nazarbayev emphasized Aleksandr Lukashenko's personal contribution to the development of relations in the Kazakhstan-Belarus strategic partnership based on traditions of friendship and mutual respect.
Kazakhstan aims to further expand and strengthen relations with Belarus both bilaterally and within the Eurasian Economic Union.
“I appreciate and value our friendship based on trust and mutual understanding. I am convinced that our fruitful joint work in the previous years will remain a solid foundation for the development of cooperation for the benefit of our nations,” the first president of Kazakhstan said.
Nursultan Nazarbayev wished Aleksandr Lukashenko strong health and new achievements at his responsible post and also peace and wellbeing to the people of Belarus.
Zyuganov: Lukashenko's rich political experience will help Belarus follow the right course
MINSK, 11 August (BelTA) - Leader of the Communist Party of the Russian Federation Gennady Zyuganov has congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the Belarus presidential election, BelTA has learned.
“This is not just your victory. This is a victory of wisdom and common sense of the Belarusian people over the destructive forces, the victory of creativity over the forces of the evil and destruction,” the telegram says.
“The choice of the Belarusian people is clear. You have won trust and authority thanks to many years of work for the benefit of your country,” Gennady Zyuganov said.
He expressed confidence that Aleksandr Lukashenko's rich political experience will help Belarus follow the right course of development, prosperity, friendship and unity, the strengthening of the Union State of Slavic nations.
Gennady Zyuganov also wished happiness and wellbeing to the people of Belarus.
Venezuelan president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MINSK, 11 August (BelTA) – President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro sent greetings to Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the presidential election, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“This is a landslide victory showing the commitment of the Belarusian people to the national sovereignty in the interests of all-round development, prosperity, peace and security,” the Venezuelan leader said.
He expressed the intent to continue to develop all-round cooperation with Belarus in all areas.
Moldova President Igor Dodon
Moldova President Igor Dodon has sent greetings to Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the presidential election, BelTA learned from the website of the Moldovan president.
“By re-electing you as the head of state, Belarusian people reaffirmed their great trust in you and showed their strong support for the chosen political, social and economic development path,” Igor Dodon said.
He believes that a fruitful dialogue and close cooperation between Moldova and Belarus will contribute to promoting constructive relations between the two states and peoples.
Patriarch Kirill congratulates Lukashenko on re-election
MOSCOW, 11 August (BelTA) – Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill congratulated Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko on re-election, reads a message posted on the website of the Moscow Patriarchate, BelTA has learned.
“You have continuously paid attention to the issues of spirituality, which is evidenced in the fruitful cooperation between the government and the Belarusian Exarchate,” the head of the Russian Orthodox Church said in the message of congratulations.
Patriarch Kirill expressed the hope for further cooperation to consolidate people, implement socially important projects and initiatives, promote education and patriotic upbringing of the younger generation, and reaffirm the eternal ideals of mercy, peace, kindness and justice.
Vietnam president sends congratulatory message to Lukashenko
Vietnam's President Nguyen Phu Trong has congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on re-election, BelTA has learned.
Nguyen Phu Trong noted that Vietnam is happy about successes achieved by Belarusian people under the leadership of Aleksandr Lukashenko and about the country's higher standing on the international arena.
“It is very important for Vietnam to promote and strengthen friendship and multilateral cooperation with Belarus. We would like to maintain close cooperation for the successful implementation of the Free Trade Agreement between Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union. We would also like to boost bilateral trade and expand cooperation in investment, thus taking Belarus-Vietnam relations to a higher level,” the message reads.
Nguyen Phu Trong wished Belarusian people new successes in building a successful and prosperous state.