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Independence Day Reception at the Embassy of Belarus

On June 28, 2019 the Embassy of Belarus held diplomatic reception to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Liberation of Belarus from the Nazi invaders and Belarus Independence Day.

Over 80 people attended the event, including representatives of the U.S. Congress, Department of State, U.S. Agency for International Development, Departments of Defense and Agriculture, analysts and businessmen, members of charitable organizations and diaspora, ambassadors and defense attaches.

Charge d’Affaires, a.i. of Belarus Pavel Shidlovsky in his remarks mentioned Belarus’s contribution to the victory in World War II, efforts of Belarus to maintain regional security, results of the process of normalization of relations between Belarus and the U.S.