Meeting with former president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko met with former
president of Ukraine Leonid Kuchma on 22 December.
Alexander Lukashenko and Leonid Kuchma had a warm conversation and
exchanged presents. They also pointed out the friendly character of the personal
relations and the relations between the two nations. On 27 December 2016 Belarus
and Ukraine will mark the 25th
anniversary of diplomatic
According to Alexander
Lukashenko, he is glad to have an opportunity to meet. “It is also always a
great honor for me to talk to you. Besides, people must know that life goes on,”
Leonid Kuchma said.
“Yes, and that we are
friends,” the President of Belarus remarked.
Alexander Lukashenko and Leonid Kuchma also discussed the current
state and prospects of the Belarusian-Ukrainian relations, the work at the
Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine in Minsk.