HARARE, 31 January (BelTA) – Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko's visit expands and consolidates bilateral relations, Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa said following talks with Aleksandr Lukashenko in Harare on 31 January, BelTA has learned.
"We are very happy to welcome the Belarusian president in Zimbabwe. I was hoping you would come last year. Because of the pandemic, we were forced to postpone this visit twice. But this year, we noticed that the pandemic has subsided. Finally, our dear brother was able to make a return visit. This visit demonstrates the warm relations between Harare and Minsk. This visit strengthens, expands and consolidates our bilateral relationship," Emmerson Mnangagwa said.
He noted that Belarus provides great support to Zimbabwe with the mechanization of the agricultural sector. Cooperation is growing in other areas.
"Thank you very much!" the Zimbabwean leader said.