President of Abkhazia Aslan Bzhaniya congratulated Alexander Lukashenko on his election as President of the Republic of Belarus. Below is the text of the congratulatory telegram:
Dear Alexander Grigoryevich!
I congratulate you on your confident victory in the elections of the President of the Republic of Belarus which took place on August 9, 2020. Voting results demonstrate a high level of trust and support of the people. This is truly a recognition of your achievements in the task of strengthening the statehood of the Republic of Belarus and the protection of its national interests.
Despite the absence of official diplomatic relations, Abkhazia and Belarus have extensive experience of cooperation in different spheres. I hope that in the future, relations between our states will continue to grow stronger and will become intergovernmental.
I wish you, dear Alexander Grigoryevich, good health and further success in the task of serving the people of the Republic of Belarus.
President of the Republic of Abkhazia