On July 1, a reception was held at the “Yyldyz” Hotel in Ashgabat on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus.
During the reception, the opening of the photo exhibition “Belarus through the eyes of a Turkmen traveler” by photographer M. Amanmamedov took place, the official website of the Embassy of Belarus informs.
The celebration, organized by the Belarusian Embassy in our country, was attended by Deputy Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers, co-chairman of the Intergovernmental Belarusian-Turkmen Commission on Economic Cooperation Shamuhammet Durdylyev, representatives of diplomatic missions, international organizations, as well as representatives of business circles.
The Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus is the main holiday of the Belarusian statehood, which has been annually celebrated on July 3 since 1996. This is the day of the liberation of the city of Minsk from the Nazi occupation in 1944, during the Great Patriotic War.