Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has extended greetings as the Belarusian people celebrate Constitution Day on 15 March, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian head of state.

“The Basic Law of our country was passed 25 years ago. It opened a new page in the centuries-old history of the Belarusian people. This significant event helped many generations of Belarusians to fulfill their wish to be the true masters on their land, to be part of a free, fair and prosperous society,” the message reads.

Alexander Lukashenko stressed that the Constitution laid solid foundations of state sovereignty and political establishment of Belarus, set guarantees of the social rights of citizens, created conditions for preserving and multiplying the nation's historical, cultural and spiritual heritage.

"Relying on the ideas and principles of the Basic Law, the country has been rapidly developing, transforming its cities and villages, improving its people's well-being, and enhancing its prestige in the international arena. I am convinced that our young people, who are just entering into adulthood, will make a significant contribution to strengthening the independent Belarusian state,” the president said.

The head of state wished everyone peace, happiness and new accomplishments for the benefit of their Fatherland.

Constitution Day greetings

15 March 2019

Dear compatriots,

I wish you a happy Constitution Day.

Exactly twenty-five years ago the Fundamental Law of our country was passed. It opened a new page in the centuries-long history of the Belarusian nation. This landmark event helped realize the aspiration of many generations of Belarusians to be the owners of their land, to live in a free, just and wealthy society.

The constitution laid a solid foundation of Belarus’ state sovereignty and political order, instituted the guarantees of social rights for citizens, created conditions for the preservation and enrichment of the historical, cultural and spiritual legacy of the nation.

Relying on the ideas and principles of the Fundamental Law, the country is dynamically developing. Cities and villages transform, people’s wellbeing is increasing, the country’s authority on the international arena is enhancing.

I am convinced that our youth, who are now at the beginning of their lives, will make big contribution to the strengthening of the Belarusian state.

I sincerely wish everybody peace, kindness, happiness and new achievements for the benefit of the Fatherland.

Alexander Lukashenko



The press service of the President of the Republic of Belarus