28 August 2019 → Turkish Foreign Minister Lays a Wreath at the Stele "Minsk - Hero City"
On August 28, a solemn ceremony of laying a wreath at the stele "Minsk is a Hero City" with the participation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu took place in the capital, the Agency "Minsk-Novosti" correspondent reports.
Near the stele, the distinguished guest was welcomed by First Deputy Chairman of the Minsk City Executive Committee Fedor Rimashevsky.
The memory of those killed during the Great Patriotic War was honoured by the members of the Turkish delegation. The Turkish Foreign Minister laid a wreath at the stele "Minsk - Hero City", the other participants in the ceremony laid flowers. There sounded the hymns of both republics.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey M. Cavusoglu arrived in the Republic of Belarus on an official visit during which negotiations with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei are planned.