Updated at 13:48,15-08-2017

Belarus Foreign Ministry: Belarusian side respects the choice of Ukrainians

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Foreign Ministry commented on the parliamentary elections in Ukraine.

"We respect the choice made ​​by the Ukrainian voters. Belarus is ready to continue its comprehensive, constructive cooperation with its neighbor and contribute to the successful continuation of the peace process in Ukraine," Foreign Ministry wrote.

The ministry also expressed hope that the new parliament, elected in such difficult conditions, will do everything possible to restore the full functionality of the national dialogue, preserve the unity of Ukraine and promote further development of the fraternal country with which Belarus has centuries of common history, BelTA reports.