Alexander Lukashenkoon: press service of the President of the Republic of Belarus
Advisor to the President for national security John Bolton will meet with President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko in Minsk. About it reports Reuters with reference to the statement of the administration of the Belarusian leader.
According to the Agency, the meeting will be held Thursday, August 29. The exact date and format of the talks has not been determined, noted in the administration.
August 26 publication Foreign Policy reported on the preparations for the visit of Bolton in Minsk. The publication notes that the adviser to Donald trump will be the highest-ranking representative of Washington, who visited the country since the beginning of the century. In addition, next month Belarus will be visited by the U.S. Undersecretary of state for political Affairs David Hale. It is planned that the sides will discuss the expansion of the American diplomatic presence in Belarus, including a possible exchange of ambassadors.
In 2008 in Belarus there is the American Ambassador. Then the Belarusian leadership has decided to recall its representative in Washington for consultations after the imposed sanctions of the Republic. Soon the U.S. Ambassador left Minsk.