MINSK, 14 August (BelTA) – Belarus' Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei had a telephone conversation with Ignazio Cassis, the member of the Federal Council, the Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of Switzerland, on 14 August 2020 at the initiative of the Swiss side, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus.
“The focus was on the past presidential election and the current situation in the country. Vladimir Makei expressed the appreciation to the Swiss side for ensuring security and order during voting at the polling station in the Embassy of the Republic of Belarus in Switzerland,” the press service said.
The Belarusian side noted its readiness for a constructive and objective dialogue with foreign partners to discuss all issues related to the developments in Belarus during the election campaign and after it.
“The parties confirmed their mutual interest in continuing successful development of Belarusian-Swiss relations,” the press service noted.