Aleksandr Lukashenko extends condolences over Yevgeny Primakov’s passing

    President of the Republic of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko has extended condolences to the family and friends of Yevgeny Primakov due to his passing.

    “A person whose name is connected with the whole era in the modern Russian history passed away. Yevgeny Maximovich [Primakov] gave all his energy to the development of new Russia, promotion of its authority and influence in the international arena. People in Belarus appreciate him as a person who made a big contribution to the enhancement of Belarus-Russia integration processes as a guarantee of stability and prosperity of our states,” the message of condolences reads.