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President Lukashenko congratulates Minsk on 950th anniversary

On September 9, 2017 Minsk is celebrating its 950th anniversary from the first moment of the city’s mentioning in the chronicles.

The history of Minsk has many heroic and tragic pages.

However, every time when Minsk was going through severe challenges, the city found strength to revive once again, and today it is proud to be carrying the honorary name of a Hero City. It is mentioned in the congratulations of the President.

Alexander Lukashenko, President of the Republic of Belarus:
Preserving its unique architectural face, Minsk develops with every year, new districts, cultural and sport places, cozy parks are being built. Nevertheless, the main treasure of Belarus’ capital is the people.

I am sure that thanks to your talents, dear Minsk residents, your brave ideas, hard-working nature and hospitality, the city will become even more beautiful and cozy.

President Lukashenko congratulates Minsk on 950th anniversary