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Monument to Confucius opened in Minsk

The monument to Confucius was solemnly opened in the yard of the Belarusian State University on October 26, 2017.

The sculpture enlarged the gallery of the university, which is dedicated to people who contributed into the development of world politics and science. The opening of the monument was dedicated to the international conference “Belarusian-Chinese cooperation within the project “Way and Belt”.

Cui Qiming, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to the Republic of Belarus, participated in the solemn ceremony. According to the Chinese Ambassador, the relations between Belarus and China are sustainably developing; the two countries exchange experience and cooperate in different sectors. He also emphasized that Confucius is important for China just as Francysk Skaryna is for Belarus.


Monument to Confucius opened in Minsk