Belarus (bbabo.net), - From February 7 to 9, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko is on an official visit to Uzbekistan. This was reported by the press service of the Uzbek leader.
According to the press service, the visit is taking place at the invitation of the head of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev.
Upon arrival in Tashkent, the Belarusian leader visited the Humo Arena ice palace, where an informal conversation took place between the heads of the two states.
“The meeting at the ice palace has a deep symbolic meaning. Alexander Lukashenko is a big hockey fan, pays special attention to the development of this sport in Belarus, and has personally participated in hockey matches more than once,” the message says.
The presidents watched the match between the hockey teams “Humo” (Tashkent) and “Nomad” (Astana), after which the distinguished guests were presented with personalized hockey uniforms.
After this, Shavkat Mirziyoyev and Alexander Lukashenko together congratulated Ilham Aliyev on his re-election as President of Azerbaijan.