Lukashenko extends birthday greetings to pilot-cosmonaut Piotr Klimuk
Belarus President Alexander
Lukashenko extended greetings to pilot-cosmonaut, twice Hero of the Soviet Union
Piotr Klimuk to congratulate him on his 75th birthday.
“Your life is a vivid example of selfless service to the
fatherland. Courage, professionalism, high attainment, responsibility and
dedication have enabled you to become an outstanding pilot-cosmonaut, twice Hero
of the Soviet Union. We are proud of you, our famous countryman, the first
Belarusian who went into space,” reads the message.
The president stressed that Piotr Klimuk contributed greatly to
the implementation of the projects to design the Belarusian space vehicles that
operate in the orbit today and help address important social and economic
Alexander Lukashenko wished
Piotr Klimuk good health, inexhaustible energy, further successes in scientific
and public activities.