Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated member of the national sambo team Vera Harelikava on winning the gold medal at the 2nd European Games in Minsk.
“I congratulate you on the first big success at the important tournament such as the European Games,” the message of greetings reads. “Thanks to your hard work, discipline and will to win, you reached the final and did not give a chance to your opponent by finishing the fight early.”
Aleksandr Lukashenko thanked Vera Harelikava for her prowess and truly sporting character. He wished her strong health, success and new victories.