Aleksandr Lukashenko congratulates Venezuela on 15th anniversary of diplomatic relations

    Belarusian head of state Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias and his people on the 15th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two states.

    Over the time that had passed since the establishment of official contacts between the two countries, the sides ensured high intensity of the political dialogue, signed mutually beneficial agreements to highlight the strategic character of bilateral relations, established close ties between the representatives of business circles, according to the congratulatory message.

    Aleksandr Lukashenko expressed confidence that in the future the Belarus-Venezuela relations will be enriched by new concrete projects in trade, investment, oil production, construction, science, culture. Moreover, the two states will keep fostering cooperation in the international arena.