President Bashar Assad received a cable of congratulations from President of the Republic of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, on winning the presidential election.
Lukashenko expressed confidence that Syria will eliminate the current crisis and continue under the leadership of President Assad the fight against terrorism and foreign interference in its internal affairs.
On behalf of the people of Belorussia, and his own behalf, he expressed peace and prosperity for the friendly people of Syria.
President Lukashenko also expressed areadiness to strengthen and develop bilateral relations between Belarus and Syria in all fields for the benefit of the two peoples.
Assad also received other cables of congratulations from Syrian, Arab and international bodies and figures, on winning Presidential elections in Syria.
Translated and edited by The Syrian Observer