MINSK, 29 November (BelTA) - Vladimir Makei was a very responsible person and a true professional in his work, said First Deputy Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee - CIS Executive Secretary Leonid Anfimov, who took part in the farewell ceremony for Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei in the Officers' House in Minsk on 29 November, BelTA has learned.
Leonid Anfimov emphasized that he worked with Vladimir Makei and maintained very good friendly relations with him. “I know how responsibly and scrupulously Vladimir Makei approached his work as the President's aide, as the head of the Belarus President Administration, as minister of foreign affairs. I have adopted a lot from him in terms of such a pedantic attitude to his work,” said Leonid Anfimov.
The first deputy chairman of the CIS Executive Committee stressed that Vladimir Makei paid great attention to the development of the CIS and constantly worked in close contact with the CIS Executive Committee, the chairman and his deputies. Leonid Anfimov described Vladimir Makei as a very modest, sincere and kind man, whose memory will live in people's hearts.