Belarus president congratulates Hassan Rouhani on Iran nuclear deal

    Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated Iran President Hassan Rouhani on the entry into force of the agreement with the six international mediators.

    In accordance with this agreement, the unfair sanctions against the country friendly to Belarus have been canceled. "In many ways this has become possible thanks to the policy of prudence and hope that you carried out effectively. Today we can say with certainty that in the eyes of the international community you, wisely and prudently, turned hope into reality,” said Aleksandr Lukashenko

    The head of state reiterated his commitment to the practical implementation of the agreements reached in the city of Ufa in July 2015 to develop the strategic cooperation between Belarus and Iran and exchange mutual visits.