MINSK, 2 December (BelTA) - Belarusian Ambassador to Egypt Sergei Terentyev presented his credentials to Egypt President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission.
During the ceremony the parties had a brief exchange of views on the status and prospects for the development of the Belarusian-Egyptian relations. The parties welcomed the friendly nature of relations between Belarus and Egypt and noted the readiness to strengthen them further, the embassy said.
A reminder, in September Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko appointed Sergei Terentyev Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Arab Republic of Egypt with concurrent accreditation to the Republic of the Sudan and the Sultanate of Oman and also Belarus' Permanent Representative to the League of Arab State. He also acts as Belarus' Permanent Representative to the League of Arab States. Earlier, Sergei Terentyev worked as head of the Asia, Australia and Oceania Department of the Asia, Africa and Latin America Department at the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.