MINSK, 8 November (BelTA) - In the chronicle of the mankind this truly landmark date has become a symbol of renewal, liberation from oppression and new hopes for the bright future for working people all over the world, Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko said as he wished a Happy October Revolution Day to Belarusian people, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
“More than a century has passed since then. Evaluating certain historical figures, we may have different attitudes to the events of the past. However, the foundation for the national revival of many nations and their right to self-determination has been laid back then,” the head of state said.
Alexander Lukashenko stressed that modern Belarus has its own development path. “Creative labor, respect for history, glorious traditions and achievements of many generations are the main factors of consolidation in the Belarusian society,” he believes.
The president is convinced that knowledge, talents and diligence will help Belarusian people preserve, strengthen and pass the invaluable national heritage - sovereign Belarus - to their ancestors.More about President