Belarus traditionally appreciates the friendship with Pakistan, reads the congratulatory message of Alexander Lukashenko to the President and the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic on the occasion of Pakistan Day.
The Belarusian head of state noted that thanks to the joint efforts the relations are developing fruitfully serving as a solid foundation for the growth of the welfare of the peoples of both countries.
The political and economic relations between Belarus and Pakistan have become stronger in recent years. After the opening of Belarus' embassy in Islamabad, better dynamism in trade has been observed.
During Alexander Lukashenko's visit to Pakistan in October 2016, the parties agreed to bring trade turnover to $1 billion by 2020.