Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko congratulated President Emmerson Mnangagwa on his 80th birthday.
Mnangagwa turned 80 on Thursday, 15 September 2022.
A message of greetings released by the press service of the Belarusian leader read in part:
Under your leadership, Zimbabwe has achieved impressive success in socio-economic development and confidently defended its interests in the international arena.
Lukashenko said he appreciates the partnership relations between Minsk and Harare. He said:
I am convinced that an open and trusting Belarusian-Zimbabwean dialogue will contribute to the expansion of mutually beneficial cooperation in various sectors, the effective implementation of new joint projects.