Before the meeting and the President's address, MPs, heads of government agencies, representatives of the diplomatic corps willingly shared their expectations about the main political event of the spring.
Tamara Krasovskaya, member of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus:
This next address will be a political milestone that will, of course, determine the main directions of the development of our state and society. It outlines basic tasks, development prospects for the government for the parliament, and civil society.
Sergei Ablameyko, rector of the Belarusian State University:
2015 is the year of youth in our country. And we expect that the President will focus on young people, on the work with young people in general, and on the education system.