Greetings to President of European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, President of European Council Charles Michel
President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent Europe Day greetings to
President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen and President
of the European Council Charles Michel.
The head of state pointed out it is symbolic that the 75th
anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 is
also celebrated on 9 May. The end of that war enabled conditions for the
development of integration in Western Europe.
foundation of the European Union became a significant event, which
fostered stronger trust on the European continent. Today’s European
Union is a respected association of independent countries, a guarantor
of security and one of the key economic partners of Belarus,” reads the
message sent to Charles Michel.
Lukashenko stressed that Belarus is in favor of long-term cooperation
and predictability in relations between neighbors. “We strongly count on
open and constructive cooperation with European partners in all areas
of mutual interest,” reads the message sent to Ursula von der Leyen.
Lukashenko wished peace, prosperity, accord, and prompt resumption of
their normal lives to residents of the united Europe.