Aleksandr Lukashenko offers condolences on Yevgeny Zharikov's demise

    President of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko offers condolences over the demise of People's Artist of the R.S.F.S.R. Yevgeny Zharikov.

    "Yevgeny Ilyich (Zharikov) has left his mark in history as a great master of the Soviet and Russian cinema," the message of condolences says.

    People in Belarus loved him. His passing has become a terrible loss for all Belarusian amateurs of the true art, the head of state noted.

    "We will always cherish the memory of this great person, Yevgeny Ilyich Zharikov, in our hearts," the President stressed.