|President of Syria visits Belarus for the first time
The president of Syria Bashar Asad is paying an official visit to Belarus on 26- 27 July.
According to the opinion of the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Syria in the Republic of Belarus Faruk Taxa, a new page in the history of bilateral relations will open following this visit of the President of Syria, reported “BELTA”.
“It’s a significant event, as the president of Syria is visiting Belarus for the first time. It’s a signal for activating cooperation between the two states” – stressed the diplomat.
Belarus and Syria will discuss the implementation of mutual projects on establishing assembly-line production of Belarusian machinery in Syria. The parties also anticipate perspectives of Syrian investments in Belarus.
It should be reminded that in the beginning of June Sergej Martynov, the Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs, visited Syria, where he had a meeting with Asad. The President of Syria confirmed his readiness to visit Belarus at this meeting then.
Material has been prepared by the Centre of Geopolitical Studies with reference to the article from «Салидарнасць» of 26 07 2010