MINSK, 26 August (BelTA) – Belarusian Ambassador to Hungary Vladimir Ulakhovich met with new director of the Budapest Holocaust Memorial Center Andras Zima in the Hungarian capital on 25 August, BelTA learned from the Belarusian foreign mission in Hungary.
Ambassador Vladimir Ulakhovich informed Andras Zima about the large-scale work at the legislative and executive levels carried our in Belarus in connection with the Year of Historical Memory that was declared in the country in 2022 and about the work of the Belarusian General Prosecutor's Office to investigate the genocide of the Belarusian people during the Great Patriotic War and in the post-war period.
The parties discussed the prospects for interaction and outlined projects between the Budapest Holocaust Memorial Center and Belarusian partners. The understanding of the importance of joint work in order to preserve historical truth and perpetuate the memory of Holocaust victims was mutual, and openness to further dialogue was confirmed. The parties reaffirmed commitment to continuing cooperation.