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The book donation from Iran
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On December 14th, there took place a ceremony of donation of books from the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the National Library of Belarus.

This event was held within the framework of the Year of Book in Belarus.

The ceremony of book donation is part of a cultural cooperation between Belarus and Iran aimed at the consolidation of traditional friendly relationships.

The Library’s collections have enriched with editions on the history, literature, philosophy and culture of Iran in Iranian, Russian and English languages. The book Museum has received as a gift the sculpture of great Persian scientist and poet Omar Khayyam – another valuable present from the Embassy of Iran.

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the Republic of Belarus Seyed Abdullah Hosseini and Director of the National Library of Belarus Roman Motulsky made welcoming speeches at the event.