Aleksandr Lukashenko extends condolences to Ukraine over coal mine blast

    On behalf of the Belarusian people and himself, President Aleksandr Lukashenko has extended condolences to Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko, families and friends of the victims of the coal mine blast.

    “It is with great sadness that Belarus has learned the news about the tragedy at the Stepnaya mine in the village of Glukhov, Lviv region of Ukraine,” the message of condolences reads.