The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan sent its sincere condolences in connection with the untimely death of the head of the Belarusian Foreign Ministry Uladzimir Makei, who passed away at the age of 64. The diplomat's death occurred on 26 November.
According to the press release of the Foreign Ministry of Turkmenistan, Vladimir Makei made a great contribution to the development of the diplomatic service of Belarus and the bilateral Belarusian-Turkmen relations. He clearly, systematically and consistently implemented the foreign policy of his country, while remaining a highly professional diplomat and a decent man.
Vladimir Makei has been the head of the Foreign Ministry of Belarus since 2012, and before that he was the head of the Presidential Administration of Belarus (from 2008 to 2012).