Photos: Sheikh Mohamed begins state visit to Belarus

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Minsk - Sheikh Mohamed was received at Belarus' Palace of Independence.

By Wam

Published: Fri 13 Sep 2019, 8:59 PM

Last updated: Sat 14 Sep 2019, 9:13 AM

President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus, on Friday, received His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, with a red carpet reception upon his arrival at the Palace of Independence in the capital Minsk.
Escorted by President Lukashenko, Sheikh Mohamed proceeded to the dais where the national anthems of the two nations were played followed by an inspection of the guard of honour and a military parade.

Sheikh Mohamed shook hands with several senior Belarusian officials who welcomed him to the country.
The Belarusian President also shook hands with members of the delegation accompanying Sheikh Mohamed
Sheikh Mohamed was also welcomed by Viktor Lukashenko, National Security Advisor to the President of Belarus; Alexander Turchin, First Deputy Prime Minister; Vladimir Makei, Minister of Foreign Affairs; and Roman Golovchenko, Chairman of the State Military Industrial Committee of Belarus.

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